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Lot 292: 1933 Matchless 592cc Silver Hawk Rolling Chassis and Engine

Sale of Collectors' Motorcycles, Bonhams & Butterfields (12 November 2005)

“The famous four-cylinder Matchless, unquestionably the most fascinating machine to ride that has ever been built. It combines the silence, smoothness and comfort of the most expensive motor car with a super-sports performance.” – Matchless Motorcycles Ltd.

This partially dismantled and incomplete Silver Hawk v-four is sold strictly as viewed. This machine is offered with a Certificate of Title.

Lot Details
Auction Sale of Collectors' Motorcycles
Bonhams & Butterfields, Petersen Museum, Los Angeles, CA
TypeMotorcycle
Lot Number292
Estimate$5000-$7000
Outcome SOLD
Hammer Price$6200
Hammer Price (inc premium)$7130
Year1933
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Engine numberB588
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