This is a very unusual creel with a small basket in the lid for a small tackle box. Made in Hong Kong from pigskin and whole wicker, French double rod construction, in the late 1940s. The creel was made for a tackle wholesaler in San Francisco. The latch strap has been replaced.
Marked in pigskin on back: International Trading Company, INALCY, Hong Kong-San Francisco, Made in Hong Kong, 15.
Measures 15″ by 6 7/8″ by 9 1/2″.