A Coventry Rotary tricycle by the Tangent & Coventry Tricycle Company Limited, circa 1879,  ((Qty))

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A Coventry Rotary tricycle by the Tangent & Coventry Tricycle Company Limited, circa 1879,

Sold for £ 15,625 (US$ 21,614) inc. premium
A Coventry Rotary tricycle by the Tangent & Coventry Tricycle Company Limited, circa 1879,
black painted steel tubular braced frame, 46 inch main wheel with crescent rim with solid rubber tyre, with chain drive powered by pedal crank fitted with rubber block pedals, sprung lever band brake to main hub, steered via a pair of 21 inch wheels operated by stirrup handle with wooden grip, fitted with ACH brown leather saddle above stem and leather 'Challenge' tool pouch, some main frame sections later replacements and wheels modern replacement rims, hubs and spokes, offered together with original main wheel rim and hub, several bolts, and some related cycling literature.
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