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Hood Ornaments/Emblems/Model Names

During the Golden Age of automobiles, the Hood Ornament (and before that the Radiator Cap) was the most prominent feature of a car's aesthetics. The Hood Ornament did more than identify a make; it defined the car's style! Sing praise to the chrome logos and lettering (fonts) affixed to these vintage automobiles for they to are fantastic as well. I'm just fantasied by them all!

'1921 Amilcar' - by David Billingsley

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RR gleaming

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1956 Dodge D500 Hemi Wagon Tail Fin by Steve Hathaway via Flickr

Bugatti Type 57S Atlantic

1947 Mercury | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

1924 Chrysler B-70 Phaeton Hood Ornament Photograph by Gordon Dean II -

Triumph ~ Belper Steam Rally 2013, Derbyshire,UK

"Tail Fins & Tail Lights" 1958 Chrysler De Soto Firesweep ..photo by Lonecone Photography LLC

1946 DeSoto Hood Ornament Photograph by Jill Reger

Chevrolet Nomad. The 1955-57 Nomad featured a part-bird, part-airplane hood ornament that insinuated far greater performance credentials than this station wagon could ever possibly offer. Flickr Creative Commons photo. Photograph by: Marie Carter, Flickr

Photos: Classic car hood ornaments

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Ford Model 48. This 30s-era roadster featured a leaping greyhound atop the hood. Wikimedia Commons photo. Photograph by: Anders Jensen/Public Domain, Wikipedia

Photos: Classic car hood ornaments

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