1929 Packard Adonis hood ornament, front view Creator
Packard Motor Car Company Institution
Detroit Public Library Subject
Packard automobile--Radiator ornaments Subject
Packard automobile--History Subject
Automobile industry and trade--History Item Number
8x10 black and white Packard Co. file photograph of a 1929 Packard Adonis hood ornament, front view. Inscribed on photo back: radiator ornaments, Packard radiator cap mascot "Adonis, official name of this mascot is also known as "Dauphin," "Daphne at the Well," etc., designed by Edward McCarten - New York City, patent applied for 11/7/1928, design patent #79,561 10/6/1929, introduced on sixth series Packards, discontinued with introduction of tenth series, December 1932.