Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Copake, NY, United States
DoneSat, Apr 17, 2010 2:00 PM GMT
19th Annual Antique & Classic Bicycle Auction
Bicycles 1850-1950 This year we have consignments from museums and collectors from all over the US, Europe and Japan. Highlights include a rare C. 1883 Columbia Three Track Tricycle, a good selection of Highwheels, four Boneshakers including a Shire and Michaux, an excellent group of hard tire safeties, a rare Velocipede Highwheel used for ice riding, a rare Bronco Pneumatic, a scarce Racycle with large sprocket and front suspension, an Indian Racer, the best Sterling Pneumatic safety we have ever offered, a historic 1942 Schwinn Paramount with factory prov., a collection of Pre & Post War German Racers & Tourers with some ultra desirable examples and other European Lightweights. We have a rare 250 CC BMW R25 pace motorcycle, plenty of Balloon Bicycles including two Hapolong Cassidy bikes, a Schwinn Phantom, a Mead Ranger and also a C. 1949 Whizzer. Colectibles from the Clair Duckham Estate include a rare Professor Pug Frog Mechanical Bank, Tricycle Clock Work Toy, Steins & Memorabilia. A vast collection of books, catalogs & ephemera will be sold, most notable being ex Schwinn Museum copies of Digest of Cycles or Velocipedes... 1789-1982 U.S. patent books. Well also have cyclometers, early parts, cycling bottles, a terrific bicycle stand collection, prints, porcelains, medals, lamps photography, signs & more.