An impressive pre-War Rolls-Royce radiator display cabinet fitted with twelve Spirit of Ecstasy mascots from 1911 to 1939,
Lot 176
An impressive pre-war Rolls-Royce radiator display cabinet fitted with twelve Spirit of Ecstasy mascots from 1911 to 1939,
Sold for US$ 8,540 inc. premium
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Lot Details
An impressive pre-war Rolls-Royce radiator display cabinet fitted with twelve Spirit of Ecstasy mascots from 1911 to 1939,
the radiator shell incorporating custom-built wall mounting mahogany cabinet surmounted by a Spirit of Ecstasy mascot with radiator cap and with black enamel 'RR' badge, the whole containing a display of twelve Spirit of Ecstasy original mascots for each model of the pre-war period comprising four nickelled bronze examples for Silver Ghost 1911, 1913, 1920 and a 1925 American Ghost example, solid nickel Phantom I 1925, two solid nickel 20Hp types for 1928 and 1929, 1929 Phantom II, chromed bronze 1934 20/25Hp, a chromed bronze kneeling 1939 Wraith example, 1936 25/30Hp, and a chromed kneeling 1936 Phantom III example, each signed and with factory patent and registration numbers, each with applied engraved plaque to shelf, the whole measuring 38½ inches high.
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  1. Kurt Forry
    Specialist - Automobilia
    Bonhams
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    220 San Bruno Avenue
    San Francisco, 94103
    United States
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