Carl Benz Portrait Photo Postcard app. 1910

Vintage postcard from app. 1910, depicting the famous car engineer Carl Benz.

Facsimile signature Dr. hc Carl Benz.

Unused, good condition.

Karl Friedrich Benz (1844 –1929) was a German engine designer and car engineer, generally regarded as the inventor of the gasoline-powered automobile, and together with Bertha Benz pioneering founder of the automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz.

Other German contemporaries, Gottlieb Daimler and Wilhelm Maybach working as partners, also worked on similar types of inventions, without knowledge of the work of the other, but Benz patented his work first, and, subsequently patented all the processes that made the internal combustion engine feasible for use in an automobile.

In 1879 his first engine patent was granted to him and in 1886 Benz was granted a patent for his first automobile.

Item ID: col-9810

Carl Benz Portrait Photo Postcard app. 1910

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