highwheel-blog

Advertisment_for_the_Columbia_Bicycle_by_the_Pope_Manusfacturing_Company_Boston_ MustacheIf you’re sporting the correct old timey mustache and tweeds then you are ready for a once around the park. At 54 inches this is one of the largest highwheel bicycles Columbia made in 1884. It’s an impressive and correct older restoration and was on display and well protected at a well known bicycle museum. The restoration included paint, nickel plating, rubber and leather. Unlike most of these true antiques it’s solid and very rideable. Stamped into the frame is 54 for the wheel size as well as the serial number 8312. here’s your chance to become a Wheelman or simply hang this wonderful example of transportation history on the wall. Just listed on 1stdibs.com