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Ladies refurbished Roadmaster bicycle, which was ridden in Tasmania by Reima Mieztis

1993.0055.0011

Ladies refurbished Roadmaster bicycle, which was ridden in Tasmania by Reima Mieztis

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A ladies refurbished 'Roadmaster' bicycle. The frame is handpainted in turquoise and navy blue enamel paint, and the mudguards are white. It has a brown leather seat and a silver rack attached to the rear end. Both of the wheels are from a Malvern Star. The rear wheel has lengths of red, white and blue fine cord attached through the mudguard and gathering just above the centre of the wheel; on both sides of the rear wheel. There is a small reflector on rear wheel guard, and a large black bell on right side of the handlebar.

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