THE MOTOR UNION OF GREAT BRITAIN & IRELAND :- Circa 1906 - 1907 period. A very rare and highly desirable genuine and original Motor Union Veteran - Edwardian Full-Member's Automobile Badge. This is the rarest and earliest of all the original Motor Union issued Car Badges, with the detachable Wings , a unique dating feature.(The later examples had the Wings cast in to the Badge). Very few Motor Union Badges with detachable Wings were originally issued before the second series featured. The Wings were cast into the Badges, when the Motor Union merged with the AA Automobile Association. Measuring some 8.00 inches tall , and some 3.75 inches wide across the centre of the Badge. Offered in beautiful original condition, still retaining the original nickel silver plated finish on brass base metal, and fitted to an L-section mounting bracket with bolt, etc.
This magnificent and highly-important Motor Car " Motor Union " Membership Badge was exhibited in a famous Museum in the early 1970s, and has been carefully stored in a Private Collection since that time. The words The Use Of This Badge Is Subject To The Regulations Of The Motor Union can be read around the circumference of the the cengtral "Wheel" area; The Badge is named MOTOR UNION to each side ; the words Manufactured By George Collins Ltd 118 Newgate Stteet EC can be read to to face side of the Badge. The Badge is numbered to the reverse side.Perfect for anyone's important and expensive Veteran - Edwardian Motor Car , or for the Automobilia and early Motor Badge Collection. You will not find another like this! - Only for the Serious and Advanced Collector. Automobilia Perfection and a wonderful Early Motor Car Badge Investment Piece.
An early automobile owner and automobilia enthusiast's delight! Stunning, and in beautiful original condition. A highly impressive and original item that anyone will be delighted to add to their collection. The item "MOTOR UNION VETERAN EDWARDIAN FULL MEMBERS EARLY MOTOR CAR BADGE -SUPERB RARE" is in sale since Sunday, May 24, 2020. This item is in the category "Vehicle Parts & Accessories\Automobilia\Other Automobilia".
The seller is "maldaiandthealien" and is located in England. This item can be shipped worldwide.