Details: 3Pcs This lot consists of a fly fishing wallet, small tackle box, and fly fishing reel.
The fly wallet is made of textured brown leather, closes with a snap, and has rivets on the bottom where the pages are connected. The wallet is of vintage K&L "Common Sense" design with two pages with springs for holding flies tied to line, four felt pages, and two end pockets. The gold-colored makers mark shows nicely inside with "Common Sense" inside a jumping fish and "MADE IN U.S.A." printed beneath. There are 32 tied flies inside. Measurements are 7" x 4.5".
The metal tackle box is painted black with gold-colored accents and has 2 separate compartments that close with a bar latch. Found in one side is a tray with several loops of leader tied to hooks of varying sizes. The other side has organizational sections and found inside several sinkers of varying sizes. Measurements are 4" x 8" x 1.75" tall.
The fly fishing reel is made of wood and metal and has a scalloped edge where the arm is secured to the wheel. The knobs are made of wood and metal. This piece is both beautiful and functional. Overall measurements 8" x 7.5".
This lot is from the estate of a very well-known and well-respected lifetime Civil War collector in Upstate New York. Worth Auctions will feature scores of antique firearms, edged weapons, paintings, and unusual items over the next few months. A selection of post-1898 firearms by major manufacturers will also be featured.
National Book Auctions will also sell the thousands of rare and collectible volumes which cover nearly every notable personage and event of the Civil War including regimental histories.
Condition / Notes: These items are well preserved and show signs of normal period wear that may include loose threads, scratches, patina, abrasions, rust and soiling.
The stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $8.50