Lalique Wild Boar Car Mascot
Fine example of the model no. 1157 Sanglier Wild Boar car mascot
Somehow both naturalistic and impressionistic, Lalique's represention of the Sanglier or Wild Boar, which would have been prevalent in the area around the Wingen-sur-Moder factory in 1929, presented as a René Lalique hood ornament. 
Offered here is a fine example in clear glass with no chips, grinding or restoration, exhibiting good mold quality and some traces of blue staining. Some mold lines and polishing thereof are apparent as part of the production technique of the time along with some minor air bubbles. 
Molded ‘R. LALIQUE FRANCE’ with double-tailed Q between the two right legs and faint R. LALIQUE stencil mark to the underside of the base. 
Length 9.3cm
See here for more information on the Sanglier wild boar hood ornament.
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