Restored 9ft Jelks antique snooker table

This is a 9ft antique snooker table by Jelks.  fully restored, French polished and finished in a silver cloth.

Please see our post on June 12th for photos during restoration.

9ft Jelks snooker table silver cloth

9ft Jelks snooker table with silver cloth

Restored antique snooker tables

Today we are sharing some images of our recently restored antique snooker tables.

All of these tables have been carefully restored by hand, French polished, and re-covered and installed by Brown’s Antiques Billiards and Interiors.

Please call us on 01234 743577 or email us: to discuss your requirements.

 

Firstly a 7ft Jelks antique snooker diner in oak. Finished with a navy cloth, and brass risers for the feet.

7ft Jelks antique snooker diner blue cloth

7ft Jelks antique snooker diner blue cloth

 

Next, is an 8ft antique snooker diner by Smarts, with traditional olive green cloth. Replacement dining leaves were made for this table, and polished to match the existing woodwork.

Smarts 8ft antique snooker dining table

Smarts 8ft antique snooker dining table

Smarts 8ft antique snooker dining table

Smarts 8ft antique snooker dining table

 

Lastly, an 8ft mahogany snooker diner by Riley, with blue cloth.

Riley 8ft antique snooker diner blue cloth

Riley 8ft antique snooker diner blue cloth

Bagatelle Rules. Reprints now available.

We are pleased to have in stock reprints of bagatelle rules by Spencers’  Billiard Works of Bristol.

These rules have been reproduced on good quality card. Makes an ideal addition to any games room wall!

NB please study the photograph before buying if you are intending to use the rules to play, as there are different variants of bagatelle, thank you.

Size is approx 18 inches x 11 inches. Frame is not included.

Available now £25 + VAT.

Framed bagatelle rules

Framed bagatelle rules. spencers billiard works. Quality reproduction print of original set of bagatelle rules.
These rules have been reproduced on a good quality card,

Riley snooker dining table restoration

Photos showing the restoration of an antique Riley snooker dining table. This is a 7ft oak snooker diner, with lovely barley twist legs. The woodwork has been stripped, ready for French polishing. more images to follow.

Riley antique snooker dining table with barley twist legs. (1)

Riley antique snooker dining table in oak

Riley antique snooker dining table with barley twist legs.

Riley antique snooker dining table with barley twist legs.

Riley antique snooker dining table with barley twist legs. (2)

Riley antique snooker dining table. Oak dining leaves. .

9ft antique snooker table restoration

We are restoring this 9ft antique snooker table by Jelks this week.
Images showing French polished legs, leg plates and sides / cushions.
This table is going to be covered with a silver colour bedcloth.
Should look stunning!

9ft Jelks antique snooker table restoration. (1)

French polished antique snooker table legs. 9ft Jelks table.

9ft Jelks antique snooker table restoration.

French polished leg plates from a 9ft Jelks antique snooker table.

9ft Jelks antique snooker table restoration. (2)

French polished sides / cushions from a 9ft Jelks snooker table.

 

 

 

 

Riley snooker dining table slate.

Showing the slate from a Riley snooker dining table. Very rare to find one this size!

Riley snooker dining table 9ft slate

Riley snooker dining table 9ft slate

Father’s Day Gift Ideas 2014

Original Fathers Day gift ideas for Dad.

Including many antique and vintage snooker / billiards items, and vintage games. Fathers Day is on June 15th this year. Please click on the image below to see our Fathers Day gift suggestions.

Or, if you prefer a slideshow set to music, check out our Youtube video! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Ygje8GhMzA

Original fathers Day gift ideas for Dad.  Including many antique and vintage snooker / billiards items. Please browse our gift suggestions below.

Original fathers Day gift ideas for Dad. Including many antique and vintage snooker / billiards items. Please browse our gift suggestions .