I have a rideable 1880 American Star, that I really do not know much about. I'm looking for additional information about it. Thanks!!!!!!
are the seat and handle bars available still?Yours is a 1885-93 Special Star. Serial number will help date it per list below compiled by Carey Williams:
From 1889 Star catalog:
Yours looks to be original except for saddle and handlebar grips. Here is the correct saddle and grips:
Thanks for posting yours here. I have more information if there is something specific you would like to know. They are fun to ride. If you want any work done to it contact Craig Allen in New Jersey at [email protected] or here on CABE @Craig Allen. Here is comparison of my 42" Special Pony Star (with radial spokes) and 48" Special Star (with tangential spokes):