Our hickory shafted putters are exact duplicates of some of most famous and unusual putters of the hickory era. Each putter is handcrafted to make it as elegant and collectible as it is playable. All hickory putters on offer here have been approved for ‘Modern Hickory’ tournament play by the Society of Hickory Golfers.

Hickory Putters ON OFFER

  • Willie Dunn Putter

    $185.00

    This putter replicates the Willie Dunn Pyralin putter that was patented in 1903. The sides of the head "are parallel and substantially at right angles to the face for a short distance, so as to aid in fixing the direction of the shot." It is one of the first center-shafted putters ever produced and is…

  • Samuel Ryder/Forgan Putter

    $185.00

    Robert Forgan first began making his own clubs in 1856. In 1863 Forgan was appointed "Golf Club Maker to the Prince of Wales." This putter is a replica of the Forgan design which dates before 1863; this model specifically was made for Samuel Ryder, the namesake of The Ryder Cup matches held in Louisville in…

  • Ol’ Blue Putter

    $185.00

    Ol' Blue is trusty on the greens. "You're my boy Blue!" This Special Limited Fancy Face Putter is handmade by the craftsmen at Louisville Golf. It is a Persimmon head finished in a beautiful bluegrass blue and turned out of the classic MacGregor Yardsmore model. Specifications Head Material: Persimmon Model: MacGregor Yardsmore Hosel: Pitched-linen whipping…

  • LG Yardsmore Putter

    $185.00

    This famous MacGregor putter is so named after the material that was used in the face inlay of the putter. MacGregor received a patent for the Yardsmore material in 1919 and originally used it in their renowned Persimmon woods. MacGregor said in their advertising that this material would hit it “yards more” than other inserts.…

  • Kempshall Putter – White

    $195.00 $175.00

    In 1903 Willie Dunn Jr. received a patent for one of the first center shafted putters. This putter was not only unique because it was center shafted, but the material it was made from was one of the first thermoplastics – Pyralin.  According to the patent the “pyralin cushions the shock will adding power to…

  • Kempshall Putter – Black

    $195.00 $175.00

    We are thrilled to introduce you to the very first playable replica from the exclusive Louisville Golf Collectors series: the Kempshall putter. You are one of the first people to be notified of this very special putter. We only produced a limited run of 100 of the white and black versions of the Kempshall. As…

  • Hollow Back (HB) Putter

    $165.00

    The HB putter has a wide-flanged sole and dot-punched face framed by vertical lines along with nicking on the hosel. It has a duo-flange head design, with a thick top-line gently curving inward. This putter is a replica of the classic Spalding HB putter. The original Spalding HB (standing for Hollow Back) was offered in…

  • Gassiat Putter

    $185.00

    This unique putter was originally named the Chantilly after the hometown of the inventor in France. It soon became known as the Gassiat after Jean Gassiat, a four time French National Champion and Winner of the 1912 French Open. The toe of the putter is at a right angle to the face which the inventor…

  • Fancy Face Putter

    $185.00

    The Fancy Face Putter is a MacGregor Yardsmore model with cosmetics to match the Fancy Face woods. Handmade in Louisville, Kentucky Includes a free headcover!    

  • CJ Model Putter

    $165.00

    Bobby Jones began putting with his original Calamity Jane after a friendly round at the Nassau CC on Long Island before competing in the 1923 U.S. Open. The brother of Stewart Maiden (Jones’ teacher) heard Jones complain about his putting, and handed him a putter he had named for the famous female sharpshooter from the…

  • Brown Vardon Putter

    $165.00

    Harry Vardon, winner of 7 major titles, including six Open Championships, remains one of golf’s luminaries, in no small part due to the success of Mark Frost’s book (and subsequent movie from Disney), The Greatest Game Ever Played. The book and movie tell the powerful story of underdog Francis Ouimet’s unlikely win over Vardon in…

  • Amby-Dex Putter

    $185.00

    The Amby-Dex putter was first offered in the Wilson catalog in 1925. It was described as "an ingenious center-shafted wood head club, made with dual faces of brass. Its peculiar construction gives it exceptional balance." It can be played either right or left-handed. Includes a free headcover!

  • Alex Smith Putter

    $185.00

    Alex Smith was the oldest of five brothers who traveled from Scotland to find their fortune in America. Smith won the U.S. Open in 1906 and 1910 and was an accomplished clubmaker. Our Alex Smith putter is a duplicate of an original putter made by Smith and is a traditional long nose style. This is one…