Billionaire Howard Hughes 1927 Hollywood Golf Trophy Cup Sterling Silver 925
A Priceless, One-of-a-Kind Piece with Incredible History. The Only Golf Trophy Ever Presented By The Billionaire. Hughes Billionaire, Aviator, Businessman, Filmmaker. 1927 Motion Picture Golf Tournament Sterling Silver Trophy. This is an original, authentic, sterling silver trophy jug from the 1927 Motion Picture Golf Tournament, standing 8.25" high, and engraved on one side, "Presented by Howard R. " Bottom of the base is stamped "Made by Sedlacek & Co. Expected moderate tarnishing and a few dents, otherwise fine condition. Hughes entered the film industry in 1927, and at that time was an avid golfer, sporting a three handicap and playing with the likes of Gene Sarazen. Hughes routinely streuctured business deals over a round of golf, including the hiring of Howard Hawks to direct'Scarface'. This is one-of-a-kind and extremely rare memento linking the billionaire to one of his earliest passions. Photo of Hughes golfing not included in sale. All photos were taken without flash. Howard Hughes -- 1927 Motion Picture Golf Tournament Sterling Silver Trophy.
In excellent vintage condition, showing wear and small dents consistent with age. The item "BILLIONAIRE HOWARD HUGHES 1927 HOLLYWOOD GOLF TROPHY CUP STERLING SILVER 925" is in sale since Wednesday, April 3, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "americanoxford" and is located in New York, New York.
This item can be shipped to United States.
- Type: Cups & Goblets
- Style: Art Deco
- Age: 1900-1940
- Brand: Sedlacek & Co.
- Featured Refinements: Silver Trophy
- Composition: Sterling Silver