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Title: Automobile Club plaque
Item Name: Amy Johnson
Maker: Drago, Joseph

Description:

Circular chrome / steel plaque, with openwork A.C.V. in centre. Automobile club du var no 279 around edge. Back plain apart from maker's mark - Chrome plated. Part of collection donated by Amy Johnson's father in October 1958. Maker's details engraved on back on back - 'J[ose]ph Drago, 59 R[ue] Giofreddo, Nice'. This item probably relates to Amy's involvement in the Paris-St. Raphael motor rally in 1938, as Var is in the southern part of France.


Year: 1938(c)
Materials: steel; chrome
Measurements: Diam:7.9cm
ID_Number: ERYMS : 1995.218