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Old 06-04-2019, 05:31 PM   #1
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Can anyone tell me what type Briggs body this came off of? (411-A5760)Purchased a radiator badge and tag collection and this was in it. Thanks Dave
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Old 06-04-2019, 06:24 PM   #2
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Default Re: Briggs Body Tag?

Might not be a Ford body. Briggs was building bodies for other car makers.

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Old 06-04-2019, 09:27 PM   #3
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Every Briggs body tag I have seen on a Model A has the number stamped in to the plate, not from behind. I have never seen that number 411 either.
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Old 06-05-2019, 12:26 PM   #4
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Here is a A400 body tag to compare with. Dave
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Old 06-05-2019, 01:06 PM   #5
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Hi there

Briggs did not build 400A's only Murray did and they build only 5093 body's

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Old 06-05-2019, 09:57 PM   #6
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What do I have?
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Old 06-05-2019, 10:35 PM   #7
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Maybe Dodge, Chrysler
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Old 06-05-2019, 11:41 PM   #8
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Didn't Briggs make Packard bodies also?
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