1899 BICYCLE TAX LICENSE FROM OREGON.
All aluminum with oval front 1.5” tall which has thin band on each side at center to wrap around bicycle frame. One band has raised notch for opposite band to slide through for attachment. The plain band was once a bit longer as now it just reaches the notch and is not longer enough to go through. While the bands have minor bends, the front with spoke design displays near mint and has serial number at center “1796” in black plus surrounding text “Bicycle Tax, 1899 / Multnomah Co. Ore.” Quite scarce and early.
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