One of the legendary brands in Italian lightweight cycling history.

Updated 10.20.2014

"Umberto Dei -Between Myth and Legend."
Luca De Ponti
translated by G. 

Copy from a 
Dei advertisement 

  translated by Steven Maasland
 Dedicated  Umberto Dei web site 
 by Joel Metz

1948 Umberto Dei
Mod. Superleggero in original decals and painting.....Simplex derailleur, Umberto Dei hubs and crankset, Universal brakes and a good FNI saddle. We have also a Nanni steel bar and Sheffield pedals. The bike has beautiful hand cast lugs and a special fork  crown in good chrome condition."            Photos by  Luca De Ponti




Martk Campbell's early-mid-1960s Umberto Dei bicycle
Serial number73D2235 stamped vertically on
 the right side of the seat tube below the seat lug.

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