Nov 30, 2014

SALMSON / FRANCE

This french company was in car production in Billancourt near Paris from 1921 to 1957.
They had their best years in the twenties when selling cyclecars.  RENAULT bought the factory plant after WWII in 1956.The last french SALMSON was built in 1957.
No manufacturer mark on the backside.





Dimensions8.0 cm x 5.5 cm
Year1921 - 1923
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Dimensions7.0 cm 
Year1923 - 1929
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Pay attention.There is a repro with a flat reverse:

left: original            right:  repro





SALMSON  radiator emblem

Dimensions13.2 cm x 2.8 cm
Year1930 
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Dimensions8.0 cm x 2.4cm (emblem only)
Year1948 - 1957 
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For more beautiful car emblems see top right ( list of carmakers).

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