Lot Archive

Lot

№ 66

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1 June 1994

Hammer Price:
£120

France, c. 1910. France. Santos-Dumont, a cast silver gilt repoussé portrait medal by C. George, bust left, edge stamped 27 and hallmarked CL in lozenge, 40mm. Extremely fine, rare

Santos-Dumont (1873-1932) pioneer aviator; this limited issue piece was designed to be fixed to a decorative plaque or box