Gavels 'n' Paddles: Chippewa spinner fishing lure, CA$10,030, Miller & Miller

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Chippewa spinner fishing lure, CA$10,030, Miller & Miller

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by Ken Hall
A Chippewa spinner fishing lure with green back spotted sides, made around 1910 by the Immell Bait & Tackle Co. (USA), sold for CA$10,030 at a hunting and fishing collectibles auction held Oct. 19-20 by Miller & Miller Auctions, Ltd., in New Hamburg, Ontario, Canada. Also, a Lurette No. 2 lure, made by Canada Needle & Fishing Tackle, fetched CA$4,425; and a Vaughn’s cardboard lure box (no lure, just the box), made by Henry J. Lewis Co., circa 1930s, made CA$2,124. Prices include the buyer’s premium.

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Chippewa spinner fishing lure, CA$10,030, Miller & Miller