This is a stunning rare original 1897 black and white print ad for Crescent Bicycles from the Western Wheel Works. The ad features a fashionable young man standing next to his bicycle.
This 114+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Moderate wrinkling. No natural defects. Some moderate surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 7 inches; 11 x 18 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)
Keywords specific to this image: 36 Warren Street, Chicago, Transportation, Bike Antique Advertising