antique London pattern brass & ebonite salmon fly reel with turned pillars c 1880
This is a true antique brass and ebonite slamon fly reel dating c 1880.
4-1/2″ diameter ebonite back and front cage, brass face plated with polished tapered horn handle,
2 screw face with oil hole, no check clicker, German silver rims, 7 decorative turned pillars with original screws and exposed cusps,
correct 95mm brass foot, the reel weighs 560 grams.
ideal to match up with greenheart or early cane rod