Lot 26 (Imperial War Museum Duxford, 14th October 2015)
Sold for £900
(including buyers premium)
To include -
1. A good nickel-plated bronze Spirit of Ecstasy mascot, as fitted to c1912 - 14 period 40/50HP Silver Ghost models, signed to the base by sculptor Charles Sykes with patent date 6-2-11, correctly featuring no under-wing markings and a hollow base. Offered in good condition. This is one of largest type produced for the 40/50HP Silver Ghost motorcars.
2. A Schneider S6B Seaplane mascot, as produced circa. 1929 period, having the correct two bladed spinning propeller, stamped Rolls-Royce to the wings, and bearing the maker's stamp AEL (Lejeune Limited) to the base area. Nickel-plated finish. Good condition.