For sale a very good condition classic Mercier in green with a 50cm frame which has fine gold paintwork highlighting its lugs, it also has the Mercier logo engraved into it’s fork crowns. It has a fine list of classic components including:
A Solida chainset
Simplex derailleurs front and rear
Normandy hubs with good tyres on steel rims
Mafac Racer brakes
Mafac drilled brake levers
Mercier was a French bicycle manufacturer with a strong racing tradition. The professional cycling team of the same name promoted and raced the factory bikes with famous riders like Raymond Poulidor.
Together with bitter rival Peugeot they had a long presence in the sport and particularly in the Tour de France from 1935 until 1983. More info here.