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Billiard ball fragments from the officers' mess of the 61st Bengal Native Infantry, 1857 (c)

Billiards and snooker were popular among officers. Originally ivory, this ball was burnt during the Indian Mutiny (1857-1859).

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NAM. 1967-06-78-1


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National Army Museum, Soldier gallery

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