Eight racing driver's armbands 1948-1955, from the Eric Thompson Collection

Summary

  • Type 
    Automobilia
  • Lot number 
    159
  • Location

Description

Eight racing driver's armbands 1948-1955, from the Eric Thompson Collection, comprising 24 Le Mans 1949 for HRG 1st in class and 8th overall and 1955 Connaught DNF, 1948 Douze Heures de Paris at Montlhery for HRG, 1949 24 Hours of Spa for HRG 1st in class, 1955 Goodwood 9 Hour for Connaught DNF, 1950 BRDC green pennant from the 21st anniversary at festival hall, 1952 RAC British Grand Prix for Connaught 5th place and a red leather Club International des Anciens Pilotes de Grand Prix armband, many signed or dated by the driver.