Lot 350

Lot 350

A full size silver replica of the World Championship Snooker Trophy presented to Joe Davis, Birmingham, 1948

the two-handled cup and cover with acanthus leaf decoration, the lid surmounted by a female figure, one side of the cup inscribed Replica of The World’s Professional Snooker Championship Cup, Held By Joe Davies, Undefeated From 1927 Until His Retirement in 1946, the other side inscribed, Presented To Joe As A Token of Esteem And Affection From His Friends And Enthusiasts Throughout The Snooker & Billiards World, Savoy Hotel, March 20th 1949
on black Bakelite socle base
50.8cm (20in) high overall

Sold £6,000
Sale 08/06/2013

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