"Gold Purple Fly" by Knox, Arthur Edward

Author Knox, Arthur Edward
Book Autumns on the Spey
Book Edition N/A
Page 69
Tags salmon, spey, riverspey, gold, purple,


  • Body: Purple berlin wool
  • Hackle: Red cock
  • Rib: Gold tinsel
  • Wing: Mallard

Original material

As written in the book:

Commonly called "Gold Purpy" - Body purple. Red cock hackle, with bars of gold tinsel. Wing, mallard.

Long material list

Part Material Type Color
Body Other Wool - Berlin Purple      
Hackle Chicken - Cock
Latin: Gallus gallus domesticus
Feather Red      
Rib Tinsel Gold      
Wing Mallard
Latin: Anas platyrhynchos
Feather - Shoulder Natural

Materials in pattern

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