Monarch Billiards Table, Brunswick & Balke Co.,
circa 1890, having a painted cast iron base in the form of lions.
Height 34 1/8 x width 101 1/4 x depth 55 inches.
Estimate $ 6,000-8,000
Property from the Estate of Beverly and Raymond Lutgert, Naples, Florida
In stable condition. Each of the side pieces marked with same numbering, unable to see number when table is assembled. All old scuff marks and scratches consistent with age and use. base has been painted purple. small areas of loss and replacement of marquetry inlay on the sides. One side with heavy sun damage. 21 of the markers around the top edges having loss of ivory, many replaced with wood. One bolt missing. Felt is clean, bumpers showing wear. Table is 8 feet 5 inches x 4 feet 7 inches. The playing surface is 7 feet 10 inches x 4 feet. Having 4 pieces of slate, each of approx. 1 inch thickness.