1930 DUESENBERG J The first owner was Mrs. Nanaline Duke of New York City, who took delivery on Halloween in 1930. Mrs. Duke was the widow of American Tobacco Company founder J.B. Duke and was noted for a spectacular gem collection which accentuated the image provided by the stately couachbuilt town car. Several owners later, Judge Pat Ferchill acquired the car for his collection in 1958 and it then passed from his estate in 1985 to Bill and Aniece Lassiter who commissioned its restoration. The Lassiter restoration was and remains exceptional to this day due to the extreme level of care provided by them and subsequent owners. Complete known ownership since 1940. From the Blackhawk Collection. http://www.barrett-jackson.comhttp://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/115980/115980_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #5004

1930 DUESENBERG J

Auction Scottsdale 2012
Reserve RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 5004
Year 1930
Make DUESENBERG
Model J
Style
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 2401
Exterior Color
Interior Color
Cylinders 8
Engine Size
Transmission
Description

For sale at auction: Lot #5004 - The first owner was Mrs. Nanaline Duke of New York City, who took delivery on Halloween in 1930. Mrs. Duke was the widow of American Tobacco Company founder J.B. Duke and was noted for a spectacular gem collection which accentuated the image provided by the stately couachbuilt town car. Several owners later, Judge Pat Ferchill acquired the car for his collection in 1958 and it then passed from his estate in 1985 to Bill and Aniece Lassiter who commissioned its restoration. The Lassiter restoration was and remains exceptional to this day due to the extreme level of care provided by them and subsequent owners. Complete known ownership since 1940. From the Blackhawk Collection.