This is the Trophy won by Alberto Ascari in Nürburgring in 1951 on a Ferrari 375 F1.
On the Cup you can read: “XIV Grosser Preis von Deutschland Internationaler Ausscheidungslauf” and “Der Ministerprasindent des Landes Rheinland Pfalz”.
Nowadays Alberto Ascari is remembered as one of the most famous racing drivers in motoring history.
He was an Italian motorcycle and car driver, F1 champion in 1952 and 1953.
In Museo Nicolis there was an Exhibition dedicated to him including various historical documents and one of his prestigious Trophies, the “Daily Express Cup“, won in 1949 in Silverstone.