"Joe Brady" by Pryce-Tannatt, Thomas Edwin

Author Pryce-Tannatt, Thomas Edwin
Book How to Dress Salmon Flies
Book Edition N/A
Page 204


  • Hook: 3/4 to 1 1/2 inches
  • Tag: Silver thread, lemon floss
  • Tail: Golden pheasant topping
  • Body: Flat silver
  • Rib: Fine oval silver
  • Throat: Grass-green
  • Wing: Cinnamon Turkey tail, set upright
  • Cheeks: Indian Crow
  • Topping: Golden pheasant topping

Original material

As written in the book:

(hook, 3/4 to 1 1/2 inches).
Tag: Silver thread and lemon floss.
Tail: A topping.
Body: Flat silver tinsel.
Ribs: Fine oval silver tinsel.
Throat: A grass-green hackle.
Wings: Cinnamon Turkey tail strips (set upright).
Cheeks: Indian Crow; a topping over.

Long material list

Part Material Type Color
Tag Tinsel Silver      
Floss Lemon      
Tail Pheasant - Golden
Latin: Chrysolophus pictus
Feather - Head Natural
Body Tinsel - Flat Silver      
Rib Tinsel - Oval
Throat Chicken - Cock
Latin: Gallus gallus domesticus
Feather - Neck
Wing Turkey
Latin: Genus: Meleagris
Feather - Tail
Cinnamon, set upright
Other Indian Crow
Latin: Pyroderus scutatus
Feather Natural
Topping Pheasant - Golden
Latin: Chrysolophus pictus
Feather - Head Natural

Materials in pattern

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