Large and heavy French car mascot attributed to renown sculptor Gairaud. Presents with fantastic detail the period appearance of a French policeman ( Policier ).
Measures 14cm aprox. It is bolted to an also large bronze radiator cap. The solid patinated bronze mascot weighs more than 1.5kg. Unsigned.
A similar example is photographed and described in M.Legrand ‘s book ” Mascottes Passion ” on page 85, plate 161.