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Antique Billiards, Snooker Life Pool mahogany scoring cabinet

£ 2,500

Reference
1161
£2,500
A wonderful mahogany Billiards ,Snooker & Life pool combination scoring cabinet by George Wright of London.Made circa 1875 with a very nice cut of mahogany a pediment top adorns this scoring cabinet which is completely original.A central slate section is flanked by lettered Life Pool sliding panels which reveal mother of pearl inlay and box wood ebony stars.The makers original mark of 'George Wright & Co London' is in perfect condition. Two revolving number bars with nicely aged brass runners and pointers  sit above symmetrical  ball storage cupboards and a central drawer which is used for the retrieval of 'stake money'. 
Literature
George Wright founded his billiard table business in 1868 and records indicate the company was operating from 162/164 Westminster Bridge Road London, he achieved much success and won gold medals at exhibitions in Australia and New Zealand in the early 188