American Factory Mascots

Manufacturer:  Hudson Motor Car Co. 1909-1957.  Spirit of St Louis.

1928 Hudson super six Spirit of St Louis aeroplane mascot, mounted on a none-standard cap with a Boyce Motometer displaying a Super Six insert.  This mascot was designed in honour of the American aviator Charles Lindbergh.  There is also one for the 1928 Essex, however this one varies slightly in design regarding the tail fin of the plane, also the Hudson has a triangle inset and the Essex has an hexagon inset between the wings.  Both nickel plated zinc manufactured by Jarvis.