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Cast Metal Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Car Hood Ornament

Auction:
3191T
Lot:
1004
Sold for:
$861$700

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3191T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 12, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Cast Metal Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Car Hood Ornament, Asprey, London, late 20th century, lg. 4 in.

Note: According to the consignor, this hood ornament is modeled after Champion Kindrum Byron of Tarryon who, three years in a row in the mid 1980s, won the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Club USA's National Specialty, making him the dog equivalent of Secretariat. He is the only Cavalier ever to win the National three times.
Estimate $600-800


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Champion Kindrum Byron, Book:Spaniels of the World, Dog breeding, Dog breeds, King Charles, Pets, Spaniels, Subspecies of Canis lupus, London

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