"The Golden Eagle" by Kelson, George M.

Author Kelson, George M.
Book The Salmon Fly
Book Edition N/A
Page 155
Description "An old standard at Ringwood."
Tags partridge, ringwood,

Material

  • Tag: Gold twist, gold silk
  • Tail: Golden Pheasant tippet in strands
  • Body: 1/2 Gold, 1/2 fiery brown Pig's wool
  • Ribs: Gold
  • Hackle: Eagle dyed gold over one-third of body
  • Throat: Teal
  • Wings: Two strips of silver mottled Turkey

Original material

As written in the book:

TAG. Gold twist and gold silk.
TAIL. Tippet in strands.
BODY. Gold and fiery brown Pig's wool, equally divided.
RIBS. Gold tinsel.
HACKLE. Eagle hackle dyed gold over one-third of body.
THROAT. Teal.
WINGS. Two strips of silver mottled Turkey.