1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker Double Pullman Limousine / 1907 Chassis Information

1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker photograph

1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker photograph

1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker photograph

1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker photograph

1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker photograph

1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker photograph

1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker photograph

1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker photograph

1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker photograph

1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker photograph

1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker photograph

1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker photograph

1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker photograph

1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker photograph

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Double Pullman Limousine
Coachwork: Barker
Chassis #: 1907
Engine # 1907
Sold for $2,970,000 at 2007 Gooding & Company.
Sold for $7,379,786 (£4,705,500) at 2012 Bonhams - Collectors^ Motor cars and Automobilia at Goodwood.
This car, chassis and engine number 1907, is a Silver Ghost Double Pullman Limousine with coachwork by Barker. It has a long-wheelbase providing plenty of interior room for the passengers. It is lavishly equipped and sumptuously detailed in every detail. It was built for John M. Stephens of South Croydon. Mr. Stephens had also owned chassis number 60539, the first 40/50 HP Silver Ghost.

This car is the only Pullman-bodied Silver Ghost built by Barker in existence. It has many interesting features, such as its lack of a divider window, hinting at its owner-driven characteristics. In total, there are 29 beveled glass windows including the very intriguing curved glass corners. For additional privacy, there are silk window curtains. The interior fittings are silver and the door pulls are ivory. The window pulls and door panels are trimmed in embroidered silk.

There is a complete picnic and tea service for four conveniently concealed in the rear compartment's footrest. The spare tire can be found on the roof within a luggage grid with curlicue terminals.

Within the drivers compartment there are Double Elliott speedometer and an abundance of nickel-plated bright-work.

It was in the J.C. Sword Collection in East Balgray, Ayrshire after it left Mr. Stephen's ownership. In 1962 it was offered for sale at the Sword Collection auction where it was purchased by Denis de Ferranti in North Wales. In 1986 it was acquired by Terry Cohn and purchased by Richard Solove in 1992. While in Solove's care, the limo was treated to a restoration by Rod Brown. It has been shown at Pebble Beach and Amelia Island and one of the finest Silver Ghost examples in existence.

In 2007 the 40/50hp Silver Ghost Double Pullman Limousine was brought to the Gooding & Company auction held at Pebble Beach, Ca. The lot was offered without reserve and estimated to sell for $2.0 - $3.0 million. On auction day it was one of the highlights that crossed the auction block. It was sold for a sum of $2,970,000 including buyer's premium.


By Daniel Vaughan | Apr 2008

Chassis# 1907

2012 Bonhams - Collectors' Motor cars and Automobilia at Goodwood
Sale Price : $7,379,786 (£4,705,500.00)
2007 Gooding & Company
Pre-Auction Estimates :$2,000,000-$3,000,000 
Sale Price : $2,970,000

Recent Sales

(Data based on Model Year 1912 sales)
1912 Rolls-Royce 40/50hp Double Pullman Limousine
Chassis#: 1907
Sold for $7,379,786
  2012 Bonhams - Collectors' Motor cars and Automobilia at Goodwood
1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker image  1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker image  
1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker
Sold for $2,970,000
  2007 Gooding & Company
1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker image  1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker image  

No Sale

1912 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost Barker's that have appeared at auction but did not sell.
VehicleChassisEventHigh BidEst. LowEst. High
1912 Rolls-Royce 40/50hp Silver Ghost Torpedo Phaeton20182003 Bonhams Important Collectors' Motor Cars $180,000$220,000

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