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Sale of Mercedes-Benz 770K Cabriolet D

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Unknown - prior to the sale we list all cars as of unknown condition; post-sale cars will be rated as unknown if we were not at the sale and insufficient photographs and information were provided by the auction house for us to rate a car's condition.

1 = either an outstanding original car, or a top-quality, recent restoration.

1-2 = in very good condition but with one or two less perfect areas; these are extremely presentable cars that have room for improvement.
2 = sound cars that run, but are in need of some attention to bring them up to top condition.

2-3 = cars that run, but need considerable cosmetic and/or mechanical work.

3 = these range from restoration projects to complete cars that need a considerable amount of work; they're unlikely to have an MOT.
Year 1931
Marque Mercedes-Benz
Model 770K
Version Cabriolet D
Condition 1
Auction House Bonhams
Auction Date 28/03/2015
Status Sold
Premium 15%
Hammer Price £1,466,900
Total Price £1,686,930
Notes chassis no: 85205/R.B07/4, ex-Erik Charell, one of 18 built, twice restored, imported to US and back to Germany 2004

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