1950 Experto Crede, Mk I

Experto Crede, Mk I,
London, 1950

This 24" Experto was first sold 23.3.1950, price 15 pounds ten pence. The Mk I Experto was soon replaced by Mk II version. It is not certain exactly when the Mk I was replaced, but going by survival rate (this is one of only about three known to be extant), it must have been very soon after.

The current owner had it resprayed by Mercian in deep purple.

The components include Chater Lea crankset; Mafac brakes and levers; Campag lo-flange hubs & Gran Sport mech; Brooks saddle; Blumels mud guards.