Lot Archive


№ 755


8 December 1994

Hammer Price:

Medals Related to Motoring & Motor Sport, France, c.1930. France. “Automobile Club de Vichy - Concours d’Élegance”, silvered bronze Art Deco prize plaquette by DeMey, female figure in long dress holding a bouquet of flowers above her head standing on top of steps walking towards a saloon car, reverse legend within circle on a floral background, 61 x 55mm, in original case (CGMP III, p.189). Extremely fine, a very rare medal full of period charm

This was issued by the French Mint in 1931 in a circular format
Obverse only illustrated