Accessory Mascots

Male Figures:  Folie de la Vitesse.

Winged Jester on a winged wheel, also know in France as 'Folie de la Vitesse', that translates to Speed Fool.  This is a nickel silvered bronze mascot dated around the 1920s.  Marked P de Soete around the base.  The original ones were made by Pierre De Soete especially for the 1921-1922 Paris Auto Shows, and also had a foundry mark on the side of the wheel, as example.