The locally owned jewelry, one of the only 14 manufactured Pierce-Arrow 1931, 42 Dual Cowl Phaeton. It’s powered by an impressive 366 cid (6 liter) Inline 8 cylinder engine. Pierce was founded in 1901 and when the White House ordered two for state occasions, then onwards, the name Pierce-Arrow would be synonymous with the ultimate in motoring luxury, ranking alongside Cadillac, Packard and Rolls-Royce.
Royalty, Heads of State and countless celebrities were numbered among its clients, including Emperor Hirohito of Japan; the Shah of Persia; King ibn Saud of Saudi Arabia; King Albert of Belgium; American Presidents Woodrow Wilson, William Howard Taft and Franklin Delano Roosevelt; John D Rockefeller; Orville Wright; Babe Ruth and Ginger Rogers.
Woodrow Wilson too was famously chauffeured around Washington, DC in the Presidential Pierce.