"Green King" by Knox, Arthur Edward

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


  • Body: Olive berlin wool (mix red, green, and purple)
  • Rib: Gold and silver tinsel, alternate
  • Hackle: Red cock hackle
  • Throat: Teal
  • Wing: Mallard

Original material

As written in the book:

Body same as green Reeach. Alternate bars of gold and silver tinsel. Red cock hackle. Shoulder hackle, teal feather. Wing, mallard.

Long material list

Part Material Type Color
Body Other Wool - Berlin
Mix red, green and purple
Rib Tinsel Gold      
Alternate with gold
Hackle Chicken - Cock
Latin: Gallus gallus domesticus
Feather Red      
Throat Teal
Latin: Anas crecca
Feather - Flank Natural
Other Mallard
Latin: Anas platyrhynchos
Feather - Shoulder Natural

Materials in pattern

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