John Hassall policeman car mascot

John Hassall policeman car mascot

Code: 11211


Classic novelty policeman car mascot designed by by John Hassall c1917; named Robert!.
With a tilting pottery egg shaped head/helmet!

 Originally distributed through Smith’s Motor Accessories and marketed as ‘the funniest mascot on the market’.
John Hassall was of course more famously known for his "Skegness is so bracing" poster design and for his nursery friezes for Liberty & Co.

Approx 4.5" high. Slight damage to rear of pottery head (see images).