1899 CRESCENT SHAFT DRIVEN LADIES BICYCLE, No Reserve!Turn-of-the-century, investment-grade bicycle. This precision-built machine is in excellent overall condition. The bevel gear drive is as s-m-o-o-t-h as silk and works flawlessly. The rear gear set look like new! The wood rims are remarkably true and in GREAT condition. The handlebars are straight. The left grip has been replaced years ago, the right grip is O.E.M. laminated leather with a wooden end plug. The front button tread tire is a "Chicago Husky Boy" and was supplied by Chicago Cycle Supply, Chicago, Illinois. The rim size is 1-1/2" x 28". The wheel set is excellent and needs nothing to be put back into service. The crank assembly and pedals are original to this bicycle. The head badge is in mint condition and identifies this unique one-of-a-kind shaft drive bicycle as a Crescent No. 18 as produced by Western Wheel Works; Chicago, Illinois. This bicycle is incredibly light and nimble. In short, you will be well pleased. The frame has been repainted years ago. Shipping at cost at the conclusion of the auction from Zip Code 66049 via FedEx Ground or pick up locally at no expense. If you have questions, please feel free to ask by emailing me directly at Be sure to view all 12 photos! This is a No Reserve auction and tfore this bicycle will definitely sell to the successful high bidder. In a word, this bicycle is remarkable ! Auction ends New Year's Day. Best Regards! Now that the holidays are over, it's time to treat yourself ! In high volume sales periods such as the current 10-Cent Listing Day, errors can occur. Please work with me to better serve your needs. Please read the following: All the information you need to complete this transaction is contained within this paragraph. If you follow my instructions carefully, this transaction will progress smoothly. At the conclusion of this auction you will be emailed an invoice directly. Some computer protection software programs treat incoming seller invoices as spam. Often, these invoices are automatically routed to the recipient's email "Deleted Files" or "Junk Mail" folder. If you THINK you have not received my one-time invoice, be sure to check these folders first. Otherwise, you may be referred back to this page to complete the transaction because your computer's security software is configured to block my invoices and is filing them as spam. Please do not use Ebay's "Check Out" feature. Again, I WILL invoice you upon the conclusion of this auction. Accepted methods of payment include: Personal checks, company checks, money orders, or certified cashier's checks. Sorry, no Pay Pal. Combined shipping is available for multiple purchases. Some items are subject to prior sale and all items are sold "as is". Foreign customers must make payment arrangements via email prior to remitting payment. To calculate your invoice, simply add: [Your successful bid amount] + [The stated shipping amount for U.S. domestic addresses] = [Total Amount Due]. Insurance optional at buyer's expense. Be sure to include the item number and a brief description of the purchase you are paying for. Payment mailing address: SADES ATTIC, P.O. BOX 32, EUDORA, KANSAS 66025 Thank you for your interest in my auction. 's wishing you and yours a Happy and Prosperous New Year!