Posted by: softypapa | February 7, 2008

Antique Japan Fishing Creel – Lidded Bamboo Box & Strap

Antique Japan Fishing Creel Lidded Bamboo Box Strap Japanese Tokaido Softypapa

Antique Japan Fishing Creel Lidded Bamboo Box Strap Japanese Tokaido Softypapa

Antique Japan Fishing Creel Lidded Bamboo Box Strap Japanese Tokaido Softypapa

Antique Japan Fishing Creel Lidded Bamboo Box Strap Japanese Tokaido Softypapa

Antique Japan Fishing Creel Lidded Bamboo Box Strap Japanese Tokaido Softypapa

Antique Japan Fishing Creel Lidded Bamboo Box Strap Japanese Tokaido Softypapa

Antique Japan Fishing Creel Lidded Bamboo Box Strap Japanese Tokaido Softypapa 

Description

This unique and interesting items is an antique Japanese Fishing creel fashioned from a solid length of bamboo.  The creel features a hinged lid and strap.  The latch is missing though otherwise the creel is in very good condition and features a special cut along the length of the underside which allows the creel to remain upright without rolling.  There is a single crack in the bamboo which is visible and noted in the detail listing photos.  This item dates from the early to mid 20th century.

Size:
Length: 9.4 inches (24.0 centimeters)
Diameter: 3.1 inches (8.0 centimeters)
Weight: 5.4 ounces (155 grams)

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item code: R1S4-0003886
ship code: G3

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Responses

  1. I am interested to know if antique fishing bamboo fishing creel

    item code: R1S4-0003886
    ship code: G3

    is still for sale and if so, how much are asking?

    • Hello Richard, Thank you for your interest in this antique Japanese fishing creel. I’m very sorry but this item has been sold. I hope that you are able to find another similar item on the Internet or elsewhere. Thank you again for writing. I’m sorry that we do not have this item to offer. Please let me know if you have any additional questions. -Kurt Bell


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