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Oneida 1880s Bear Trap Bought for $3,491

An Oneida Newhouse No. 6 bear trap circa the 1880s made headlines when it was bid on and purchased for $3,491 in an online antique auction.

5/3/2011


Weighing 43 pounds, an Oneida Newhouse No. 6 bear trap circa the 1880s made headlines when it was bid on and purchased for $3,491 in an online antique auction. The auction was presented by SoldUSA.com and ran from February to March 19.


Read the full story at antiquetrader.com.


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2 Responses to Oneida 1880s Bear Trap Bought for $3,491

Dick stuart wrote:
January 20, 2013

Have bigger bear trap than Oneida hand forged not sure how old.

john wayne ,pilgrim auction wrote:
April 10, 2012

I have this bear trap coming up for auction may 5th sundre alberta. Check auctionsales.ca