Who is she? Seems to be holding the bike, not just standing next to it. Flying Merkel motorcycles were made from 1908 to 1912. In 1910, the motorcycles carried the famous name of "The Flying Merkel" The brand's association with racing was so prominent that race versions of the 1910 Flying Merkels could be ordered directly from the catalog.
Douglas 1914 2 ¾ HP 347 cc s.v. flat twin “ Model U “ frame# 14797 engine # 15208 The brothers William and Edward Douglas founded the Douglas Engineering Company in Bristol in 1882. Initially doing blacksmith work, they progressed to foundry work, and then acquired the flat twin design of Joseph Barter, the founder ... Read moreDouglas 1914 2¾hp 350cc 2 cyl sv 2712