• Sporting
Lot 1113


Estimate: $100 - $200
Sold for

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$200 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

ANTIQUE / VINTAGE GLASS-EYED FISHING LURES AND BOXES, LOT OF 17, each wood lure with glass eyes and polychrome-painted surface, comprising two lures by Creek Chub Bait Co. having three trebles of a Pikie Minnow No. 700 with Pikie Finish having original box featuring V.L.&A. Chicago retailer's label and a red-and-white Jointed Pikie Minnow; four articles by South Bend Bait Co. consisting of a Bass-Oreno No. 973 and a Babe-Oreno No. 972 lure and two boxes for the Bass-Oreno No. 973 lure with each having original "Tackle Suggestions" pamphlet; seven Shur-Strike, or probably Shur-Strike, articles by Creek Chub Bait Co. of a River Master-type lure with pike scale coloring with original box labeled for HR-0, a Baby Bass Oreno-type lure with yellow perch coloring with original box labeled for No. BBO1-1YP, a red-and-white River Runt-type lure with original box labeled for No. FHR[T or 1?]-2, a jointed Gateway fishing lure, and a River Master-type lure; and two unidentified lures. Some pieces marked, Shur-Strike lures except for Gateway unmarked. First half/mid 20th century. Various sizes.


Mostly in good to very good overall condition with usage wear and other imperfections including discoloration, craquelure and flakes to paint, age cracks, possible repair/s, and/or rusting to metal components; a few lures with one or a few cracks to eyes, C.C.B.Co. Joined Pikie Minnow with a chip/loss to one eye; boxes with wear, discoloration, and other imperfections.

Collection of the late Al and Billy Steidel, Alexandria, VA.