VINTAGE ORVIS CENTER HOLE WICKER CREEL!SKU 18764Price $149.00
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Scarce vintage fishing creel that was produced exclusively for the famous Sporting Goods Company in Vermont "Orvis". This whole wicker, center hole creel was in their 1950's catalog. It retains all its original wicker construction, lid hinges and front leather closing strap. The closing strap and its' buckle are still intack. Found with its original thin style leather shoulder harness. This creel model can be seen in the collectors book "Art of the Creel" which we also sale. It measures approximately 14" across, 6 1/2" front to back and 8 1/2" high. It has a beautiful woven "overlap" top lid design with a turn of the century center hole configuration. Honestly used with minor repair near top center hole opening (very minor & doesn't effect display). Please click on its image for additional closeups!