A 1934 German Grand Prix winner's presentation silver and cut glass pitcher, awarded to Jimmy Simpson on Norton

Summary

  • Type 
    Other
  • Lot number 
    168
  • Location

Description

A 1934 German Grand Prix winner's presentation silver and cut glass pitcher, awarded to Jimmy Simpson on Norton,
decorative heavy cut glass tapered body, with hallmarked German silver wide band, hinged lid, spout and handle, with internal glass ice cooling cylinder, the band inscribed 'Großer Preis v. Deutschland fur Motorrader 1934', to one side and with maker's inscription 'Ehrenpreis der Firma "Rogo" Robert Gotze Oberlungwitz' to the other, 33cm high, together with a set of six accompanying similarly decorative cut glass drinking cups with handles, presented to Simpson for victory on the Works Norton in the 350cc Class in the 1934 German Grand Prix at the Sachsenring circuit.
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