A 1905 Automobile Club de France Salon de L'Automobile silver medal, awarded to De Dion Bouton

Summary

  • Type 
    Automobilia
  • Lot number 
    127
  • Location

Description

A 1905 Automobile Club de France Salon de L'Automobile silver medal, awarded to De Dion Bouton, continental silver marked 'Argent' with Horn symbol, the obverse struck with allegorical design after Daniel Dupuis, of a female nude in a winged chariot, presented by the Societe D'Encouragement, the reverse with event and presentation details '8e Salon de L'Automobile 1905 - Francois Peter - Contremaitre - Mson De Dion Bouton et Cie', the medal measuring 68mm diameter, contained in remains of original presentation case (worn, distressed and lacking lid).