Hardy Fortuna 9″ Ex Wide big game reel Andreas Patent only 46 built 1934-6


Rare Hardy “The Fortuna Reel”, 9” Extra Wide model for big game fishing, Andreas Patent, 4” across frame, bright finish handle and Capstan star drag, twin reverse taper ebonite handle knobs, both original with factory lock screws, 8 original screws to foot block and correct 95mm smooth foot blade, internally stamped AHW 3136 ( Arthur Wall) stunning reel, only 46 built between 1934  and 1936, rare reel for any collector and of course can still be fished

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