French Factory Mascots

Manufacturer:  Hispano-Suiza 1904-1944.  Stork.

Hispano Suiza 1920 Stork.  Marked F Bazin, with serial numbers and signature.  This is the smaller of three sizes at 6 1/2 inches from back of legs to tip of the beak.  Made from bronze and chrome plated.  Fitted to J12 and K6, silver plated models H6B and H6C.  On the very early mascots the wings are riveted to the body.  Patented August 8th 1919.  The nut is an original fitment, however the brass cap is only being used as a mounting block.