rare Hardy Pall Mall 1892-1992 Centenary boxed set rod brass Perfect reel & case stunning No 53


This is a stunning Hardy Pall Mall centenary 1892-1992 commemorative boxed rod & reel set, No 52

comprising of a Hardy Gold medal 3 piece Palakona cane rod for line weight #4,

beautifully presented , butt cap stamped with Hardy details and No 53,

comes complete with spare tip,

the reel is a Hardy 2-5/8″ Houghton Dry fly reel, 1892 pattern, face plate stamped Rod in Hand, Hardy Oval  and Straight lines logos

white handle, strapped tension regulator, the reel is held on  wood reel spacer within the box

the outer box is superb grained wood rod box with brass locking indent buttons to ends to close and open

a Hardy brass plaque to lid

additionally a blue velvet carry case cover protects the wood box,

all fitting into the original foam padded card postal box, Hardy letter and glossy brochure

a rare opportunity to acquire such a superb piece of Hardy heritage