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30"x 20" Archival Poster 1913 Flying Merkel

Printed with Archival pigment inks.

These signed Open Edition prints come ready to frame and will fit into any 30"x20" store bought frame.

These prints were designed with versatility in mind. For a more Fine Art look the discription text can be cut off along the top of the of the text giving the print a clean two inch boarder. The print will then need a custom frame.

 

30"x 20" Poster. Easily slips into any available 20"x 30"frame.

$55.00Price
  • Founded in1902 by Joe Merkel. Merkel began designing engines for motorcycles in 1902, and built his own motorcycles beginning in 1903. In 1911 the company was taken over by Miami Cycle and Manufacturing Company of Middletown, Ohio. Subsequently, the trademark was changed to "Flying Merkel", and a bright and shiny orange paint was used, which was later described as "Merkel orange”.

    Production ceased in 1915.

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