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Bicycle Clips, circa 1950s Object Reg. No: HT 18945

Summary:
Pair of metal bicycle clips.
Used and owned by Bill Boyd in the 1950s.
The William Boyd Childhood Collection includes most of the childhood possessions of William (Bill) Boyd, who was born in 1947 and raised in the Victorian town of Maryborough. Kept by Lillian Boyd (Bill's mother) for decades, upon her death the Collection was donated by Bill to the former Museum of Childhood at Edith Cowan University in Western Australia. When the Museum of Childhood closed it was transferred to Museum Victoria.
Description:
Standard pair of metal cycle clips for preventing trousers getting grease stains from chain wheel.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Edith Cowan University Museum of Childhood, 2008
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 8 mm (Height), 92 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: bicycle components, bicycles, recreation, making history - william boyd childhood
Themes this item is part of: William Boyd Childhood Collection, Childhood & Youth Collection, Leisure Collection, Transport Collection
On Display at: Melbourne Museum
Primary Classification: ROAD TRANSPORT
Secondary Classification: Cycles
Tertiary Classification: safety equipment
Past Owner: Edith Cowan University Museum of Childhood, Churchlands, Western Australia, Australia, 1992-2008
User: Mr William Boyd, Maryborough, Victoria, Australia, circa 1950s

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