Saint Christopher dashboard badge by Blache

$150.00

Important dashboard badge due to its religious symbolism. Signed and numbered.

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Description

Strongly religious badge engraved by Blache based on a 1573 image by Domenico Xénoni. Each piece is numbered on back and could be acquired in different finishes and 2 sizes. This particular badge was given as prize recognition for a 1929 Concours D´Elégance.

Diameter 40mm. Bronze piece with patinated finish. Signed Blache and numbered on back 5074 plus the following inscription ” D.A.M. Prix du Concours D´Elégance 1929 “..

Similar example photographed and described in Maximiliano Garay’s book ” Saint Christophe – dashboard badges of the golden era of motoring ” on page 51.

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