Posts tagged “Franklin”

DEC
17
2014

Antique Franklin "Car Mascot"

By mwilcox

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Car "Mascots" like this one were actually functional items, originally they were a fancy cap for a car's radiator. This one dates from the 1920's, but unlike other cars of the period it was only mounted on the hood for show, as the car it was...

Tags : auction, sell, Mascot, Franklin, and 1925
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DEC
04
2013

Car Radiator Mascot - By Gleb Derujinsky

By mwilcox

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These pieces that looks like  bronze figurines are in fact 1920's car radiator “Mascots” which was part of the radiator cap. This pair designed by Gleb Derujinsky, (Russian/American, Bronxville, NY, 1888-1975). Gleb W. Derujinsky was born in...

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