Eric Thompson's Le Mans Driver's 'Hall of Fame' member's blazer

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    Other
  • Lot number 
    39
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Description

Eric Thompson's Le Mans Driver's 'Hall of Fame' member's blazer, single-breasted black blazer by Alain Figaret, with '24 Heures du Mans Hall of Fame' embroidered patch to breast pocket, and '24' chequered pin badge to lapel, presented in 2013 to the former Aston Martin Works driver by the Automobile Club de l'Ouest and the BRDC as the very first member inducted for his Le Mans racing achievements and services 1949-1955 including in the Works DB2, DB3 and DB3S, together with five related books including Louis Klementaski & Michael Frostick: Le Mans, signed by Eric Thompson, Klementaski, Mort Goodall, Marcus Chambers, Peter Clark, and their timekeepers.
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