Bonhams : c.1931 Velocette 348cc Project Frame no. KV-4055 Engine no. KTT168
c.1931 Velocette 348cc Project Frame no. KV-4055 Engine no. KTT168

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Lot 457
c.1931 Velocette 348cc Project
Registration no. RT 7808 Frame no. KV-4055 Engine no. KTT168

Sold for £ 14,375 (US$ 18,174) inc. premium
c.1931 Velocette 348cc Project
Registration no. RT 7808
Frame no. KV-4055
Engine no. KTT168
This is a selection of Velocette components and not a complete motorcycle. The frame (no. KV 4055) was part of a Velocette KSS invoiced by the factory in May 1931. Incidentally, the 'KV' prefix of the frame is uncommon, and its significance is unknown. Engine no. KTT 168 in frame no. 3407 was supplied via a local Velo dealer to a G. Barnes of Lozells, Birmingham during October 1929. Also included are: a girder fork blade, front and rear wheels with brake plates and an inner and outer timing cover.

These components are accompanied by a buff log book (from 1947) and a V5, both of which show the frame number as V-4055 and the original engine number which was KSS 3672. Close inspection is recommended, and prospective bidders should satisfy themselves as to the suitability, authenticity, completeness and mechanical condition of the individual components.

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  • As with all Lots in the Sale, this Lot is sold 'as is/where is' and Bidders must satisfy themselves as to the provenance, condition, age, completeness and originality prior to bidding.
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c.1931 Velocette 348cc Project Frame no. KV-4055 Engine no. KTT168
c.1931 Velocette 348cc Project Frame no. KV-4055 Engine no. KTT168
c.1931 Velocette 348cc Project Frame no. KV-4055 Engine no. KTT168
c.1931 Velocette 348cc Project Frame no. KV-4055 Engine no. KTT168
c.1931 Velocette 348cc Project Frame no. KV-4055 Engine no. KTT168
c.1931 Velocette 348cc Project Frame no. KV-4055 Engine no. KTT168
c.1931 Velocette 348cc Project Frame no. KV-4055 Engine no. KTT168
c.1931 Velocette 348cc Project Frame no. KV-4055 Engine no. KTT168
c.1931 Velocette 348cc Project Frame no. KV-4055 Engine no. KTT168
c.1931 Velocette 348cc Project Frame no. KV-4055 Engine no. KTT168
c.1931 Velocette 348cc Project Frame no. KV-4055 Engine no. KTT168
c.1931 Velocette 348cc Project Frame no. KV-4055 Engine no. KTT168
c.1931 Velocette 348cc Project Frame no. KV-4055 Engine no. KTT168
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