Accessory Mascots

Advertising Mascots:  1901 De Dion-Bouton.

1901 Paperweight.  French De Dion-Bouton.  This was an advertising mascot for the famous 1.75 h.p. single-cylinder engine, developed in 1895 by Count Albert de Dion and Georges Bouton.  Running successfully in their tricycles, it was developed up to 6 h.p. until 1912.