• Type 
    Automobilia
  • Lot number 
    158
  • Location

Description

A rare plaster maquette of the first Miesse "La Torpille" steam car, Belgian, 1896,
original maquette with painted 'terracotta' finish, of Jules Miesse at the wheel of his 3-cylinder "The Torpedo" steam-powered car, with painted lettering to rear of plinth 'Jules Miesse 1986', and inscribed to front of plinth 'Jules Miesse - Au Volant de sa premier automobile a vapeu, La Torpille - 1896', measuring 44cm long overall, with possible old repair or replacement head of driver and to left sidelamp.


Bonhams 1793
101 New Bond Street
London
W1S 1SR
United Kingdom
Contact Person Kontaktperson
First name 
Bonhams Collectors’ Car department

Phone 
+44-2074685801
Fax 
+44-2074477401