Bogdan Steelhead with rare palming plate.
The outer side of the back plate.
An extremely rare set of all Hardy Cascapedia reels including sizes 1/0, 2/0, two 3/0 and 4/0.
The back plate of size 2/0 reel.
An extremely rare Hardy St. George 4 1/2’’ salmon fly reel, with dual ebonite handles, three screw drum latch, steel line guard, brass foot, rim mounted regulator screw, Duplication MK II Check, 1920-1924.
This 3 7/8 inch diameter and 1 ¾” wide spool reel has aluminium spool ends, click switch, three weight reducing holes in foot cross plate. Off set foot, “Pat. May 20.02” markings and Vom Hofe’s 1896 patent “Universal Automatic Silent tension Drag”.
Extremely rare early Hardy landing net, ash bentwood frame 30’’x20’’ with original knotted mesh, brass one piece yoke and tube fitting, stamped “Hardy Bros. Maker Alnwick” to 6’’ ash handle fitted to brass spigot ferrule, 46’’ plug in ash lower handle section with screw fitting to ferrule, not seen before.
Back plate of 4 ¼’’ Hardy Brass Faced Perfect fly reels with Solid drum of ebonite.
The back plate of size 4/0 reel.
Comes in original presentation glass/wooden reel box.