"Select Salmon: No.12 - The Assassain" by Tolfrey, Frederick

Author Tolfrey, Frederick
Book Jones's Guide to Norway
Book Edition N/A
Page 160


  • Hook: No. 7, 8, or 9
  • Tip: Gold twist, blue silk, scarlet silk
  • Tail: Golden Pheasant topping, Guinea-hen, blue Macaw
  • Butt: Ostrich
  • Body: 1/2 dark blue, 1/2 claret Pig's wool
  • Rib: Gold
  • Hackle: Claret
  • Throat: Blue Jay
  • Wing: Mixed. Mallard, Teal, Bustard, Black Cockatoo, Guinea-hen, Golden Pheasant tippet
  • Topping: Golden Pheasant topping
  • Horns: Blue Macaw
  • Head: Black

Cites list

This pattern contains cites material. The following list is a suggestion of substitutes you can use for this pattern.

Animal Substitutes
Kori Bustard
  • Feather => Turkey : Feather - Tail

Original material

As written in the book:

Hook - No. 7, 8, or 9.
Tail - Golden Pheasant, Guinea-hen, and Blue Macaw.
Tip - Gold twist, blue silk, scarlet silk, and Ostrich.
Body - Lower half, dark blue, and upper half, claret Pig's wool.
Ribbed - Gold tinsel.
Legs - Dark claret Hackle.
Throat - Jay's Hackle.
Wing - (Mixed) Mallard, Teal, Bustard, Black Cockatoo, Guinea-hen, golden Tippet and golden Topping over all
Horns - Blue Macaw.
Head - Black.

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