exhibition

Good Luck on the Road

23 March 2023 — 16 July 2023
  • Good Luck on the Road

Erarta Museum presents the Good Luck on the Road exhibition.

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Hood ornaments, motor mascots, bonnet badges, statuettes – the list of the names given by vehicle manufacturers, retailers, and collectors to these tiny works of art decorating car bonnets and radiators goes on and on. As early as in the 1800s, motoring enthusiasts felt the need for good luck charms that would protect them from flat tyres and angry traffic officers. It is exactly this kind of protection that the iconic mascots were expected to grant . . .


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