About the object

Superb rare Comet car mascot by Rene Lalique. These wonderful car mascots from the 1920s were made to sit on car radiator mounts and were the ultimate luxury accessory. They were lit from within by a lightbulb, creating a beautiful, warm glow at night - the faster the car went the brighter the glow. 

This model was introduced in 1925. Within the original Breves radiator mount with a orange coloured filter, it is the third rarest of the twenty eight car mascots produced by Rene Lalique. The Lalique comet tail has the moulded "R.LALIQUE" mark in block capitals with the Q having a double tail. 

Dimensions

H 7.5 x W 6.5 x D 19 cm

Stock number

345412