Creative Miniatures Associates – a hand built 1:24 scale white metal and resin limited model of DB3S/5,
Lot 143
Creative Miniatures Associates – a hand built 1:24 scale white metal and resin limited model of DB3S/5,
Sold for £575 (US$ 877) inc. premium

Lot Details
Creative Miniatures Associates – a hand built 1:24 scale white metal and resin limited model of DB3S/5,
the works Team Car and as illustrated on the front cover of Vol.1 of Racing with the David Brown Aston Martins by Wyer and Nixon. Finished in traditional green and yellow racing livery, this limited edition example has a removable bonnet, opening to reveal a well detailed engine bay, detailed tubular chassis and under carriage. The cockpit includes tartan like seats and a detailed dash board, complete with fire extinguisher. The acid etched, spoked wheels are shod with hand cut rubber tyres. Model comes in its original green box and wooden stand with certificate declaring this is No. 13 of 300 made, together with a DB 3S a rare and sought after ca. 1955 sales brochure with specification details for the DB3S Competition Car. Numbered 1082/557. The monochrome four sided piece is in excellent original condition.


Auction information
This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Wine, Coins & Medals and Motor Cars and Motorcycles:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first £50,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from £50,001 to £1,000,000 the Hammer Price
12% from £1,000,001 of the Hammer Price

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

Payment Notices

Payment in advance: by cash, check with banker's card, credit card, bank draft or traveler's cheque.

Payment at collection: by credit or debit card.

Credit card charges: a surcharge of 2% is applicable when using Mastercard, Visa and overseas debit cards.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licenses please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

Similar Items