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Vintage 1940’s Gloria Garibaldina Campagnolo Cambio Corsa 54cm Bicycle Barn Find


Pre-Owned Vintage 1940’s Gloria Garibaldina Campagnolo Cambio Corsa 54cm Bicycle Barn Find …This is a very rare opportunity to buy a piece of cycling history… This maybe one of the rarest Italian race bicycles to add to any museum or collection


Gloria was founded in 1922 by Alfredo Focesi in Milan and very early introduced those prominent and brand-typical lily lug adornments.

In 1923 Liberio Ferrario became the very first Italian amateur road world champion riding a Gloria. Today Gloria is known for being the first apprenticeship of Ernesto Colnago and Faliero Masi for their famous Garibaldina.

This “Barn Find” was discovered recently, it has been lovingly stored in a dry environment for many years.


Condition: This is a great base for a restoration/preservation project …. You get what you see in the pictures and needs a few more period items to complete.


This Restoration project is 90% Complete and comprises of the following:


Frame:                          54cm Gloria Garibaldina Campagnolo Cambio Corsa Frame, Internal cable routing and Amazing Lugg work. The frame has plenty of marks, scratches, and a few small indentations …But just needs TLC


Size:                              54cm

Seat Tube:                    54cm Centre to Centre

Top Tube:                     55.5cm Centre to Centre

Head Tube:                  127mm

Spacing:                       Front 100mm Rear 116mm

Bottom Bracket:            Italian

Seat Post:                     26.4mm

Stem:                            100mm


Gearing                         Campagnolo Cambio Corsa, Campagnolo Front Chain Guide, Regina 4 Speed Freewheel, Reg Spoke Protector


Bottom Bracket:            Gloria Stamped Cottered BB


Chainset:                      Gloria Stamped Crankset, in need of some restoration.

Headset:                       Gloria Stamped Italian Headset


Brakes:                         Gloria “Tour de France” Calipers and Gloria Brake Levers


Stem:                            Cinelli Stem with an Amazing Gloria Enamel Badge


Saddle:                         Unknown Period Saddle




Please look at the pictures in detail as they form part of the description, please use zoom.

Please message for more information on the specification

  Note: This item is listed with as much information as I can give about the quality, scratches; imperfections and condition.

Please call for more information and I will be glad to ask any questions.


Worldwide shipping and packing will de done to a high standard to ensure safe passage…

Please be aware of your Customs Taxes both National, Federal and import tariffs as they are the responsibility of YOU the buyer…Calculate this into the price to save any problems later

To get a balance between quality and price, The following Carriers will be used Royal Mail, Parcelforce, and UPS.

Vintage 1940’s Gloria Garibaldina Campagnolo Cambio Corsa 54cm Bicycle Barn Find

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