A rare 1903 Gordon Bennett Race enamel lapel badge formerly the property of Harry Smith, Managing Director of Rover Cars

Summary

  • Type 
    Automobilia
  • Lot number 
    70
  • Location

Description

A rare 1903 Gordon Bennett Race enamel lapel badge formerly the property of Harry Smith, Managing Director of Rover Cars, green enamel on gilt metal lettered 'Mecredy-Percy Camp Ardscull 1903 Gordon Bennett Race', 23mm diameter, together with two other enamel lapel badges owned by Harry Smith comprising: 'The Society of Motor Manufacturers & Traders' a rare council member's lapel badge, three colour enamel on white metal by D. G. Collins of London, 25mm high and 'The Cycle & Motor Cycle Manufacturers Union' committee member's badge, three colour enamel on gilt metal hallmarked Birmingham 1911 by Vaughton, 33mm high.
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