Cox & Yeman
Cox & Yeman
An Exceptional Carved Walnut Full Size Billiard Table and Accessories by Cox & Yeman
REF No. B66750
Bearing an ivorine label 'COX & YEMAN / Billiard Table Manufacturers / 184 BROMPTON ROAD, / London'
Width :201 cm | 79¹/₈ in
Depth :380 cm | 149⁵/₈ in
One end bearing an ivorine label 'COX & YEMAN / Billiard Table Manufacturers / 184 BROMPTON ROAD, / London'.
London, Circa 1880.
Set also including:
- A carved and figured walnut scoreboard by Cox and Yeman, London,
- An oak and beechwood revolving cue stand,
- A set of twenty two `Aramith Phenolic' resin billiard balls,
- A collection of twenty cues and rests in ash and other timbers.
Dimensions of Playing Area:
Width: 178 cm / 70 inches
Length: 357 cm / 141 inches
They were also noted as suppliers of Billiard tables for the War Office and the Admiralty, supplying the far flung outposts of the Empire and producing 'Tables and Lamps made expressly for India and Extreme Climates'.
In 1876 the partnership was dissolved but the company continued to trade successfully under the Cox and Yeman name, under the direction of Henry Cox, until finally closing in 1910.