1949 Mille Miglia participant’s medallion.
This is an original participant badge from 1949. It is 2″/ 45mm wide and has the following inscribed AC BRESCIA COPPA FRANCO MAZZOTTI XVI MILLE MIGLIA and on the other side 24 APRILE 1949.
The race was won by Clemente Biondetti / Ettore Salani driving Ferrari 166 MM Barchetta Touring car #624 s/n 0008M, seconded by Felice Bonetto / Carpani in the Ferrari 166 MM barchetta Touring car #641 s/n 0016M. Third place went to Rol / Richiero in the Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 Competizione Berlinetta car #648.