A fine and rare "Hotchkiss" Cockerel bronze mascot, by August Cain, French, circa 9125

Summary

  • Type 
    Automobilia
  • Lot number 
    15
  • Location

Description

A fine and rare "Hotchkiss" Cockerel bronze mascot, by August Cain, French, circa 9125, signed 'A.Cain' to base, also bearing Susse Freres, Paris foundry marking and further stamped '164' to rear of base, unplated solid cast finely detailed bronze mascot in the form of a resplendent crowing cockerel, complete with 'Hotchkiss - Paris' emblem to front of base, 17cm high, the hollow base with twin stud for correct position mounting, fitted to original Hotchkiss radiator cap.