Thu, 11/03/2011 - Sat, 11/05/2011
Hartung Automotive Museum
3623 West Lake Avenue
42° 5' 13.0344" N, 87° 50' 44.4228" W
Auctions America by RM in partnership with RM Auctions presents the world-famous Lee Roy Hartung Collection “without reserve” during a multi-day auction, November 3 – 5 in Glenview, Illinois.
Assembled over the course of five decades, the famous Chicago-area collection features an eclectic series of automobiles, motorcycles, bicycles and vintage memorabilia, many of which were sourced locally.
For the car enthusiast, highlights include a unique twin-grille Lincoln, a rare BWM Veritas Convertible with Spohn body, and an Edwards that won two races in its class at Pebble Beach, along with a selection of Ford Model T, Model A, and V-8 motor cars, many in original condition. Motorcycles highlights include an all-original 1911 Pope, a 1912 Sears Twin, and an exceptional 1913 Flying Merkel Twin, believed to be one of the most original examples in existence. The multi-day sale also features numerous bicycles, many in original condition, including a 1934 Iver Johnson, an Elgin Bluebird, and a Schwinn Aerocycle.
Also set for the auction block, a diverse selection of other automotive parts and vintage memorabilia including but not limited to: outboard motors and aircraft engines; automotive mascots and motometers; automotive badges and emblems; political buttons and ephemera; porcelain signs and advertisements; typewriters and housewares; fire and law enforcement memorabilia; and various petroliana and gas pumps. Surely an auction with something for everyone!
For complete event details and further information please visit auctionsamerica.com or call +1 260 927 9797