Monterey, Jet Center
12 August 2004
This lot is offered without a reserve
A unique presentation cigarette lighter; A get-well gift to Germany's pre-war European Racing Champion, who spent time in the USA at Terre Haute, Indiana, while recovering from an accident at Indianapolis; engraved with dedicated inscription "To Rudi from Mary & Tony - Hulman Field 1946" the owners of the Indianapolis speedway.
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