Re: [CR]Ok this is rare and a very nice 68 Cinelli

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Date: Tue, 27 Sep 2005 20:04:45 -0800
From: "Chuck Schmidt" <>
Subject: Re: [CR]Ok this is rare and a very nice 68 Cinelli
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Chuck Schmidt wrote:
> Joe Bender-Zanoni wrote:
> > I really do owe Ken an apology here, as to any implication that "claims
> > all original finish" might mean the bike is not in its original finish.
> > Just wondering out loud based on my limited experience of seeing maybe
> > only a dozen or so Cinelli's before 1970. Wondering out loud is not
> > always such a good idea, it can come off as quite rude.
> EBay auction #7185664186
> I was reading the auction description and was struck by the claim, "This
> stunning cycle can easily win Best of Show at any seriously judged
> event. From the BellaBici collection of Ken Denny."
> Just for fun I decided to look at the photos of the Cinelli as if I was
> judging the bike for the Velo Rendezvous show coming up in two weeks.
> Looked very nice until I saw this photo:
> Burst out laughing! Anyone else spot the amateur mistake in this photo?

We have a winner! David Benson in Australia correctly identified the amateur mistake within 5 min of my posting!!!

Anyone else come up with the answer?

Chuck Schmidt South Pasadena, Southern California