1899 Article Scientific Cycle Exhibition Automobiles - ORIGINAL SCA1


This is an original 1899 2-page article (one page, double-sided) from the Scientific American Journal from February 18th entitled "Automobiles At The Late Cycle Exhibition". This article details the Hertel Gasoline Motor Phaeton, the Tinkham Gasoline Motor Tricycle, the Hertel Phaeton's driving mechanism, the Orient Electric Runabout, and the Pope Electric Dos-A-Dos.


This 112+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Moderate aging in margins. Moderate creasing.No natural defects. Some heavy surface rub. No tears. No water damage. This is a two-page article on a single double-sided page.

  • Product Type: Original Print Article; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10.5 x 15.25 inches; 27 x 39 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

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