RARE DETROIT BICYCLE 1896
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 RARE DETROIT BICYCLE 1896


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THIS IS A RARE AND EXCEPTIONAL GIRLS BICYCLE WITH THE ORIGINAL TAG ON FRONT: THE DETROIT BY GEORGE HILSENDEGEN. HE HAD THIS BICYCLE MADE FOR ONLY 2 YEARS: 1896-1898. I THINK IT WAS CALLED THE "310 SPECIAL" MADE BY THE H.T. HEARSEY & CO. IND.,IN. IT HAS WOODEN HANDLE BARS,GRIPS,RIMS, FENDERS AND CHAIN GUARD. THE WOOD HAS CARVED DECORATION. THIS BICYCLE HAS THE ORIGINAL PAINT AND HAND PAINTED PIN STRIPING. IT HAS THE ORIGINAL SEAT. THE RUBBER TIRES ARE MISSING BUT ARE AVALABLE TODAY. IN THE BEST ORIGINAL CONDITION. 75" X 43". A GREAT DISPLAY PIECE. COMES WITH A STAND FOR SUPPORT.    

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