What is Automobilia?

Automobilia is a portmanteau word combining ‘automobile’ and ‘memorabilia’. As such it can be defined as objects of memorabilia related to the automobile. Such objects are generally collected and traded […]

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Bentley 4 1/4 Manual

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An original manual for the Bentley 4 ¼ litre model. In common with many other vintage era automobiles individual Bentley models were often designated by their engine displacement or configuration. […]

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GM Tissue Box

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An original 1950s Chevrolet “Auto-Serv” tissue dispenser. Optional accessories have long been a popular way of inexpensively enhancing the features of a base model automobile, especially in the U.S market. […]

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Scalextric

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Original Scalextric tracks and accessories. Since1957 Scalextric sets have been providing the excitement of scale motor racing to adults and children alike throughout the world. Invented by Englishman Fred Francis, […]

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Zenith Carburettors

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A vintage Zenith carburettor switch unit. The development of a device for mixing air and fuel to power internal combustion engines significantly predates the first practical automobiles by almost 80 […]

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Pontiac Indian

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A 1946 Pontiac bonnet mascot. A division of General Motors, the Pontiac brand was introduced in 1926 and named after an 18th century Native American war chief. As such, stylised […]

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Scuderia Ferrari

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Reproduction enamel sign of a 1933 poster celebrating Scuderia Ferrari’s four years in competition. Throughout the 1920’s a young Enzo Ferrari raced Alfa Romeos as a factory team driver, scoring […]

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