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    A Large Group of Automobile Racing Plaques and Medallions with Five Photograph Albums, early 20th century and later
    (various sizes)

    Property from the Estate of Charles Schalebaum

    The lot comprising:
    French bronze plaque signed by Morlon, depicting racing Bugatti (1-7/8 x 3 in);
    Monti Carlo International Sporting Club bronze plaque, designed by Tony Szirmai, engraved to M.A. Richard (2-3/4 x 3-1/4 in.);
    1910 German commemorative plaque (2-3/4 x 1-3/4 in.);
    Silver-plated medal: First Annual Automobile Carnival, Long Branch, NJ Aug. 15 to 20, 1904;
    Automobile Club de Suisse table medal, early 20th century;
    1967 51st Targa Florio plaque;
    1971 55th Targa Florio plaque;
    Pewter commemorative medallion;
    Bronzed spelter ashtray marked Medaille.Dor, Paris to reverse;
    Silver-plated shield-form plaque with automobile motif;
    Five photo albums depicting early automobiles, motorbikes, racing, other scenery, etc, with newspaper clippings and other media, early 20th century and later.



    Condition Report*: Some sticker residue to some items, some toning to plaques and metal elements, rubbing to silver-plated shield plaque, nicking to rims of some plaques/medallions, other errant scratching, albums in fair condition, with wear commensurate with age and use.  
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2017
    22nd-25th Friday-Monday
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