A fine "Hotchkiss" Cockerel mascot, by August Cain, French, circa 1924

Summary

  • Type 
    Automobilia
  • Lot number 
    58
  • Location

Description

A fine "Hotchkiss" Cockerel mascot, by August Cain, French, circa 1924, signed 'A.Cain', also bearing Susse Freres, Paris signature, foundry stamp and further stamped '37' to rear of base, finely detailed mascot in 'cire-perdue' cast bronze, depicting a resplendent crowing cockerel, complete with Hotchkiss-Paris emblem to base, the hollow base with twin stud for correct position mounting, 16cm high, mounted on a turned wooden display base and offered together with original bronze radiator cap.
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