Cycling Supplement Advertisement For Hobbs Bicycles (1930-1970)

Object number

LDVAL 2013.13.1

Description

Small advertisement taken from a cycling supplement advertising Hobbs of Barbican Bicycles (1930-1970) and their sportsweight bicycle.

Physical description

At the top of the advertisement the words ?(supplement iii.)? and ?Cycling? are printed next to the number 11 in the top right corner, below this ?Here it is...? is written with the Hobbs logo also visible, an illustration of the Sportsweight bicycle is printed next to a bullet point list of specifications for this model of bike. the price is listed below the list as ?£18.4.6? there is also another amount of money listed as ?P.T £4.5.1? I believe this is postal tax but I am not sure. below this is the address to write to for enquires about the bicycle.

Condition

Good

Type

Advertisement

Size

Whole height: 142mm
width: 112mm

Collection type

Ephemera

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Metadata
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypeAdvertisement
Collection typeEphemera