"The Earn: Without Name No.1" by Francis, Francis

Author Francis, Francis
Book A Book on Angling
Book Edition N/A
Page 386


  • Tag: Silver tinsel
  • Tail: Yellow wool, golden pheasant topping
  • Butt: Black ostrich
  • Body: Dark red pig's wool
  • Rib: Silver tinsel, gold thread
  • Hackle: Red hackle
  • Throat: Blue jay
  • Wing: Cinnamon dark turkey

Original material

As written in the book:

Tag, silver tinsel; tail, yellow wool and a topping; but, black ostrich; body, dark red pig's wool silver tinsel and gold thread alternately; common red hackle all the way up, and jay at shoidder; wings, cinnamon dark turkey.

Long material list

Part Material Type Color
Tag Tinsel Silver      
Tail Wool Yellow      
Pheasant - Golden
Latin: Chrysolophus pictus
Feather - Head Natural
Butt Ostrich
Latin: Struthio camelus
Herl Black      
Body Pig Wool Red - Dark      
Rib Tinsel Silver      
Thread Gold      
Hackle Chicken - Cock
Latin: Gallus gallus domesticus
Feather - Neck Red      
Throat Blue Jay Feather - Wing Blue      
Wing Turkey
Latin: Genus: Meleagris
Cinnamon dark

Materials in pattern

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