1916 Ad Vintage A O Smith Company Detachable Bicycle Motor Wheel Motorcycle YPM1

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This is an original 1916 black and white and grayscale print ad for the A.O. Smith Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, featuring their Smith Motor Wheel, a device which turned your bicycle into something resembling a hideous scooter, but saves you the effort of having to pedal to move.

CONDITION

This 97+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black & White / Grayscale
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.5 x 9.75 inches; 17 x 25 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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