1897 Ad Crescent Bicycles Western Wheel Works Fashion - ORIGINAL LHJ3


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