Cycles Mercier is a French bicycle manufacturer founded in 1919 by Emile Mercier in Saint-Etienne, the cradle of French cycling manufacturing.This classic Mercier dates back to the 1970s and it is clear from the first glance, that it has been made to high quality standards. The frame with classic "anglais" geometry with one sloping top tube is made of steel tubes connected the traditional way - with lugs. This one is still painted in the original old pink color.Regarding the components, you will find some nice French components like Simplex shifting, Normandy hogh flange hubs, Mafac brakesor Mavic clincher rims. Since such a bike cannot be just stylish but practical for everyday use, we have added a pair of brand new yet classic looking mudguards, Turbo saddle or Schwalbe gumwall tires.Great bicycle for your city adventures or leisure weekend rides - in style! Ready for L'Eroica.