Bowls decorated with seahorses. One in aluminum and the other in Waterford Crystal but all fun.

Hydrangea. Scalloped bowl modeled after flower petals atop three sea horses. Grey. Sand-cast aluminum decorated with a blend of enamel infused with crushed mother of pearl. Julia Knight, maker. Image © 1996-2022,, Inc. Fair use license. via

Seahorse motif centerpiece. Irish. Crystal. Waterford Crystal, maker. Image © 2022 Blarney Woollen Mills. Fair use license. via

Automobile mascots straight out of the Jazz Age. A little something to spiff up the Rolls.

Mascot for Automobiles Delahaye, mounted on a radiator cap. Undated. Shaped and riveted aluminum sheets. Attributed to P. Guerre and bearing the stamp of its publisher, SIS. Maker’s marks: Struck SIS on each side. Image  © Bonhams 2001-2022. Fair use license. via

Shooting Star automobile mascot in silver bronze. Signed J. Garnier. Image  © Bonhams 2001-2022. Fair use license. via
Chrome and bronze dragonfly automotive mascot of the manufacturer Desmo with the wings partially in mother-or-pearl. Maker’s marks: Registration #787192 struck under the wings. Image  © Bonhams 2001-2022. Fair use license. via