Re: [CR]Italian Leather Saddle


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From: scott davis <francopedia@yahoo.com>
Subject: Re: [CR]Italian Leather Saddle
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
In-Reply-To: <DBF57B64E029D5119D9800902771C8800113C20D@IIMEFCE16>
Date: Wed, 11 Sep 2002 08:40:00 -0700 (PDT)

I have the same saddle on a 1950ish Legnano. I don't know much else about it, either. Scott Davis in St.Paul. --- Robinson WO Richard G <RobinsonRG@IIMEF.USMC.MIL> wrote:
> Hello,
>
> A question for the list that I believe may have
> been addressed in the
> past but I'm not able to find the messages in the
> archives.
>
> I have recently come across what appears to be
> an old Italian saddle
> built in the Brooks fashion. Looks be of a lesser
> grade than a Brooks or
> Ideale saddle. On the side is an oval logo marked
> "Dolomiti, Marca
> Depositata Modello Gran Prix." In the Ideale
> fashion, a smaller oval logo
> is marked with "B/17."
>
> Does anyone know anything about this saddle?
> Age? Is it a cheap
> mark-off?
>
> Thanks for your time,
>
> Rich
> Jacksonville NC