Antiques Roadshow

Field Segment: Car Mascots

Original Field Segment from Grand Rapids HR 1 on antique hood ornaments

Host Mark Walberg and appraiser Eric Silver visit the Gilmore Car Museum in Hickory Corners, Michigan, to discuss the ins and outs of antique hood ornaments, or mascots, as they're known in England. Examples include Rolls-Royce's "Spirit of Ecstasy," and an exquisite glass ornament designed by René Lalique.

See the related article, "The Spirit of Ecstasy"

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