BRITAIN CHRISTIES MODEL SALE

Joyce Shaw, a porter from Christies auctioneers, holds up a inverted V-twin spark ignition aero engine by Godefroy of Paris, circa 1910, part of the late Miguel de Rancougne collection, during a pre-sale photocall at Christies auctioneers in London, Monday Jan. 19, 2004. The V- twin Monosoupape engine made the first-ever powered model aircraft flight in Europe covering 471 metres, and is estimate to fetch 800-1,200 pounds, (US$ 1,464-2,196) when the Miguel de Rancougne collection of model cars, aero and other engines sale takes place on Jan. 20. (AP Photo/Richard Lewis)