A sterling silver engraved cigarette case, presented by Dunlop to Leo H Davenport, 1940s,
Lot 69
A sterling silver engraved cigarette case, presented by Dunlop to Leo H Davenport, 1940s,
Sold for £350 (US$ 588) inc. premium
Lot Details
A sterling silver engraved cigarette case, presented by Dunlop to Leo H Davenport, 1940s,
engine turned hinged case, hallmarked Birmingham 1944, awarded to Davenport for wins on AJS and New Imperial in mainly 1930's race events including Isle of Man, Dutch and Hungarian TT, Ulster, Berlin, Swedish and Austrian Grand Prix, Speed Trials, Worlds Record and other races, the interior engraved 'Presented by The Dunlop Rubber Co Ltd, to L. H. Davenport, For His Achievement in Winning...' and further engraved with list of Davenport's race victories, the case 11.5cm high, and with chamois cover.
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