Hardy brass faced Perfect alloy fly reel rare 3-1/2″ diameter with good finish


Rare Hardy brass faced Perfect fly reel in 3 ½” diameter size, noit many of these about

a fine original example, with Hardy straight line, rod in hand and oval logos to the fully bronzed face plate, white handl,e working strapped tension regulator,

(a tiny little chip to rim edge above regulator strap), a dished face with 2 rows of perforations, 5 line cut outs, original drum screw,

the brass foot has been played with at some point but acceptable for the reel age, blue steel calliper internal check, the reel winds silky smooth with no spindle play, frame retains most original dark lead finish, a good example at this money.