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Cast Metal Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Car Hood Ornament

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


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

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Champion Kindrum Byron, London