"Gold Heron" by Knox, Arthur Edward

Author Knox, Arthur Edward
Book Autumns on the Spey
Book Edition N/A
Page 70
Tags salmon, spey, riverspey, gold,


  • Body: Black berlin wool
  • Rib: Flat gold tinsel. with gold and silver thread in between
  • Hackle: Slate-coloured heron, very long
  • Wing: Mallard

Original material

As written in the book:

Body black, with bars of gold tinsel. Between the bars two threads of gold and silver beading. Hackle very long, of the slate-coloured hack hackles of the heron. Wing,mallard.

Long material list

Part Material Type Color
Body Other Wool - Berlin Black      
Rib Tinsel - Flat Gold      
Tinsel - Fine Gold      
Tinsel - Fine
Fine silver and gold in between flat gold
Hackle Heron
Latin: Family: Ardeidae
Feather Gray      
Wing Mallard
Latin: Anas platyrhynchos
Feather - Shoulder Natural

Materials in pattern

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