Saint Christopher Dashboard Badge

$100.00

Large silver plated bronze badge with Saint’s patronage symbolism.

In stock

Description

Round and large silver plated St.Christopher badge of French origin. This motif was very popular in the 1920s and 1930s and a series of variations were produced. This one in particular added to the religious motif the engraving of a period automobile, to highlight the patronage of the Saint.

Marked OBC. Diameter 65mm.

Similar example described and photographed in Maximiliano Garay’s book “ Saint Christophe – Dashboard badges of the golden era of motoring “ on page 197.

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