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Motorcycle; Jawa Motors, Orange County Metal Processing, Engines by Wenn; 1968; IL...

Motorcycle, Jawa Motors, Orange County Metal Processing, Engines by Wenn, 1968, IL2007.50.1
Name/Title
Motorcycle
About this object
The Jawa 500 motorcycle on which Ivan Mauger won the World Speedway Championships for a record third consecutive year in 1970. In recognition of this event, the engine and components were gold plated.
Maker Role
Manufacturer, Maker, Maker
Date Made
1968
Place Made
Czech Republic
Medium and Materials
gold plating, metal, rubber, leather
Measurements
200x84x113cm (LWH)
Credit Line
Motorcycle, Canterbury Museum, IL2007.50.1, New Zealand, Loan of Ivan Mauger
Object Type
Vehicle
Object number
IL2007.50.1

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