A cigar box purchased at an auction for $10 that turned out to contain four fishing lures, two of which were Detroit Minnow tubes and cages made in 1914 and 1915 and valued at $6,500-$7,000.
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An Ohio angler recently learned that the cigar box in his garage contained fishing lures worth nearly $7,000.
A similar surprise could be awaiting outdoor enthusiasts in the Hartford/Springfield area.
“Treasures & Traditions TV”, a new TV series that celebrates America’s sporting heritage by discovering and appraising true pieces of outdoor Americana, is heading to the Northeast Fishing & Hunting Show February 14-16 at the Connecticut Convention Center to offer FREE appraisals on outdoor collectibles.