Sterling silver Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance trophy for second place by Emmanuel Zurini (French, b. 1942). Trophy hallmarked for silversmith Jack Spencer Ltd., Sheffield, England on back side of race car form. Trophy in the form of a streamlined and sleek race car. Same side as hallmarks with artist's siganture and "STERLING". Racing trophy raised on a rectangular green marble base with plaque that reads "SECOND PLACE--PEBBLE BEACH CONCOURS d'ELEGANCE--AUGUST 18, 1996. Overall height (including base) 2.25", width 10.65"; 2.65". Emmanuel Zurini is a world renown Grand Prix race car photographer, who began sculpting in 1975. His work is sought after by automobile enthusiasts as well as collectors and has been exhibited in the United States and England.
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