High Wheel, a.ka. High Wheeler, Penny Farthing Highwheel Bicycle.
Gormully & Jefferey High Wheel Safety Bicycle
C. 1880's Gormully & Jefferey high wheel safety (ordinary) bicycle. Restored by Tom Greene. Scarce example. 47" wheel. Nice restored condition. Provenance: James Carpenter Collection Part II.
Sold Price: $11,700
C. 1890's Krypto High Wheel Bicycle
C. 1890's Krypto (London) high wheel bicycle (ordinary). Retains front transfer label. Retains brakes, saddle, pedals. 36" front wheel. Good original condition. Provenance: James Carpenter Collection Part II.
Sold Price: $11,700
C. 1886 Special 45" Pony Star high wheel bicycle
C. 1886 Special 45" Pony Star high wheel bicycle, serial #1392, HB Smith Machine Company, Smithville, NJ. Rare additional step, older restoration, rideable.
Sold Price: $8,913
C. 1890's Facile High Wheel Safety Bicycle
C. 1890's Facile high wheel safety bicycle (ordinary). 42" front wheel. Needs tires, worn saddle. Retains brakes, grips. Bronze reinforced head. Provenance: James Carpenter Collection Part II. Good condition.
Sold Price: $8,190
C. 1889 Star High Wheel Bicycle
C. 1889 Star high wheel bicycle, Mfg. by H.B. Smith Machine Co., Smithville N.J., retains brass name plate with serial #3199. 23" front, 49" rear wheels. Older restoration. Good condition. Brake lever needs work.
Sold Price: $7,900
Category: Bicycle Auctions
Tags: Bicycle, High Wheel, Star
1889 Springfield Roadster High Wheel
C. 1889 Springfield Roadster, Model #5 high wheel. Rare tangent spoke model, one of six known. Recent restoration by Craig Allen. Very good condition. Includes pedals, saddle, grips, brake.
Sold Price: $7,020
C. 1880's Pony Star High Wheel Safety Bicycle
C. 1880's Pony Star high wheel safety bicycle, patented by George Pressey of Hammonton NJ, produced by H.B. Smith Machine Co. Smithville NJ., serial number "1185". 42" wheel. Retains name badge. Good condition. Provenance: James Carpenter Collection Part II.
Sold Price: $6,143
English High Wheel Bicycle
C. 1879 Surray Machinists English ball head high wheel. 50". Horn grips. Good condition.
Sold Price: $4,388
C. 1880's Springfield Roadster High Wheel Bicycle
C. 1880's Springfield Roadster 50" high wheel. Spokes need repair on front and rear wheels, needs tires. Improper saddle. Missing gearing covers. Retains brakes, grips and handlebars. Improper pedals. Comes with 50" cyclometer (Brooks Odometer Co., Lowell Mass., pat'd Sept. 15, 1885).
Sold Price: $3,803