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Who is a collector of antique fishing lures?
Hi, my name is Earl Grant. I am a collector of later vintage and antique fishing tackle such as antique fishing lures, antique fishing reels and antique fishing rods. I have been a member of the ‘National Fishing Lure Collector’s Club (NFLCC)’since 1998.
Is it safe to keep old fishing lures?
An old cigar box would be just fine to keep lures safe. If you are lucky enough to have a tackle box that was made by hand, it could be very valuable. Here are some popular tackle box brands:
When was the first wooden fishing lure made?
A example of some very early wooden fishing lures that I like to collect. Most of these lures were made prior to 1910. An example of some very early fishing lures made of glass and metal that I like to collect. Some of these date to the 19th century.
What kind of fishing lures are in good condition?
Here is an early Shakespeare fishing lure. Dating to 1907 this minnow has a high forehead body style, A-notch props, see through gem clip hardware and comes in Excellent condition. Comes with a correct matching maroon picture box. Box is also extremely rare and also in Excellent condition. One of the nicest examples known of this fishing lure.