A 'La Renomee' mascot for Ballot Moteur by Emile Edmond Peynot, French, 1923-1926,
Lot 221
A 'La Renomee' mascot for Ballot Moteur by Emile Edmond Peynot, French, 1923-1926,
Sold for US$ 8,125 inc. premium
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A 'La Renomee' mascot for Ballot Moteur by Emile Edmond Peynot, French, 1923-1926,
the 'Trumpeting Angel' in nickel silvered bronze, depicting a nude holding a victory laurel garland and palm leaf, standing over a car engine and heralding its arrival, a fine and exceptionally rare mascot, this example has a 6cm diameter base and is the larger 13cm high version produced as a mascot from 1923-1926. Also comes with a lock integrated into the base with two keys and mounted on a custom marble base, minor repair where the horn meets the hand, approximately 7½in. high overall.
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