Making these bait boxes was a coastal cottage industry started during the Great Depression. Boxes were baited with sardines, or whatever bait the crabber chose to use, then hooked to the inside of the crab pot. Thousands of these hinged boxes were made but few exist in working condition today. Pictures are representative of what you'll receive: Lot of 15 Experienced Bait Boxes!The digital images displayed represent the most accurate color possible. Due to differences in computer monitors, we can't be responsible for color variations between the actual product & your screen. Condition: Please keep in mind, these bait boxes were used for their intended purpose.
They have had a rough life in the ocean, giving them their rustic appearance. The item "Bait Box Boxes Lot of 15 Crab Lobster Wooden Nautical Marine Ocean Fishing Sea" is in sale since Saturday, January 9, 2016. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Woodenware\Boxes".The seller is "wizardofwas" and is located in Long Beach, Washington. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Bolivia, Egypt, Sri lanka, Maldives, Nicaragua, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation.