Joe Davis, his early 20th century brown leather and brass capped snooker cue case, painted with name 'J Davis' to back, an associated hand spliced 'Joe Davis Promotional Championship cue-world snooker record 138', wooden cased set of snooker balls, billiard balls, etc., together with a bound volume 'How I Play snooker' Joe Davis, inscribed to Billy Mills, signed Joe Davis, Water Donaldson signed photograph, etc. Provenance: The case, cue and balls along with the book were gifts to Mr Bill Mills, a close friend of Joe Davis. There is a printed photographic image of Joe Holding this case included within this lot. The case has an applied paper label 'Rana' Rhodesian and Nyasaland Airways, Joe toured South Africa. The other items have no provenance but were original all purchased along with the cue case from the same home.
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