Lot 35Rare set of 22 ivory snooker balls c.1880’s...

Auction Date: 25/05/2016 at 10:30 am



Rare set of 22 ivory snooker balls c.1880’s - consisting of 15 reds, a yellow, a green, a brown, a blue, a pink and a black together with a white cue ball – housed in an original and early Crystalate Snooker Pool Ball box – quite an exceptional quality set – overall wt approx. 6.5lbs/3kg. Note: The Game of snooker was invented in 1875 and it was about, the same time that composition balls evolved and by 1900 they were being widely used.

Guide Price: £1200.00 - £1500.00

(Not sold)

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