Lot 226REEL: Illingworth No1 casting in fine condition, first...

Auction Date: 19/07/2014 at 10:30 am



REEL: Illingworth No1 casting in fine condition, first model with black lead finish, twin handle bar with matching ivory knobs, 2 wire fliers, black wood tapered spool with polished end cone, smooth brass foot, retaining good dark lead finish throughout. NOTE: This early reel has no Illingworth stamps, Pat Number or identification marks on the body casing, c/w a fine condition rectangular black leather covered original box with rounded corners, brass hinges and fully working press button catch, dark blue velvet lined with makers red/gold logo label “The Illingworth Patent 9388-1905 Casting Reel”.

Guide Price: £700.00 - £800.00

(Not sold)

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