1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing – £1.2M

1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing

This 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing was sent new to Mercedes-Benz New York on 13 July 1955 before being delivered that summer to Mr Gaylord, who lived in Chicago. Just 38,000 miles from newRare optional Rudge wheels and NSL engineSpectacular original condition It had a particularly sporty specification with the addition of Rudge centre-lock wheels, an …

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Four broken wooden chairs with no upholstery – £1M

4 broken wooden chairs

Four broken wooden chairs with no upholstery made for Charles X then seized in French Revolution in 1789 sold for a whopping £1M The antique chairs were originally made for French Emperor Louis XVI’s younger brother, Charles X in 1778  Charles had ordered them to furnish his famous bed chamber at his opulent Chateau de …

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