1 November 1999
Hermann Lang, Europameister 1939 - a fine unique brooch created in recognition of his greatest victories of the year at Tripoli, Monza and Nurburgring; supremely crafted in the form of three Mercedes Benz triple-star motifs, set with diamonds, emeralds and rubies in white gold and with enamelled banners below each, representing the national flags of the hosting countries of Italy and Germany & Belgium; contained in its original presentation case.
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Please note that the illustration depicting Frau Lang wearing the brooch in this lot is miscaptioned as 1939, it is, in fact c1952.
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