Ordinary Bicycle
Lot 17
A 52 Inch Ordinary Bicycle c.1880
Sold for £1,897 (US$ 3,189) inc. premium
Lot Details
A 52 Inch Ordinary Bicycle c.1880
Tapered round backbone, elliptical 'flat' forks, drop curved handle bars, turned 'pear-shaped' handles, nickel plated front lever brake to driving wheel, radial spokes, later pedals, sprung saddle bracket on rolling mount, rear wheel 15.5 inches in diameter. This restored machine also features a 'Super Baby' lamp, cow bell and pan saddle with tan leather cover.