1929 BUICK MODEL 47 4 DOOR SEDAN - 101678 Sold* at Palm Beach 2011 - Lot #623 1929 BUICK MODEL 47 4 DOOR SEDAN https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/101678/101678_Front_3-4_Web.JPG
Lot #623

1929 BUICK MODEL 47 4 DOOR SEDAN

Auction Palm Beach 2011
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 623
Year 1929
Make BUICK
Model MODEL 47
Style 4 DOOR SEDAN
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 2254542
Exterior Color RED/BLACK
Interior Color BROWN
Cylinders 6
Engine Size 309
Transmission 3-SPEED MANUAL
Description

Lot #623 - Found in a Pennsylvania barn sleeping under 3" of dust for 50 years. A 7 window, An all-steel 4 door sedan Model 47 with Inline 6 OHV, 309cid with a 121" wheel base. Totally restored from 2006 to 2008, from ground up with every nut and bolt removed and taken down to the bare frame. All wood crafted and replaced with hand carved oak. Some of the wood wheel spokes had to be completely handmade. The engine and 3-speed transmission with multiple disc clutches were completely rebuilt. The chrome bumpers, door handles, window latches were replaced where needed. A new brown mohair interior was installed. The dash assembly, gauges and lights are new and maintain the original appearance. Fitted with safety glass and turn signals, for safety reasons. This restoration, from barn to beautiful, is documented with pictures of the entire restoration, which will be going to the proud new owner.
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