A 'Bohun Royal Swan' mascot, 1920s, specially commissioned by the Luttrell Family, Barony of Dunster

Summary

  • Type 
    Automobilia
  • Lot number 
    50
  • Location

Description

A 'Bohun Royal Swan' mascot, 1920s, specially commissioned by the Luttrell Family, Barony of Dunster, unsigned mascot in nickel-plated bronze, in the form of a chained swan with Royal crown as featured on the Luttrell Family heraldic crest at Dunster Castle, Somerset, believed to have been commissioned by the Luttrell Family and later fitted to the Eight Litre Bentley of Colonel Sir Geoffrey Walter Fownes Luttrell (1919-2007), the mascot 11cm high and mounted on the solid nickel radiator cap as originally mounted on Sir Walter Luttrell's Bentley.