"The Teith: No.3" by Francis, Francis

Author Francis, Francis
Book A Book on Angling
Book Edition N/A
Page 387


  • Tail: Tippet
  • Body: Yellow, orange, red, claret and black wool
  • Rib: Broad silver tinsel, gold twist
  • Hackle:  1/2 coch-y-bondu
  • Wing: cinnamon turkey with light tip

Original material

As written in the book:

Tail, tippet; body, wool, yellow, orange, red, claret, and black; broad silver tinsel and gold twist; hackle, half down, coch-y-bondu with good black stump to it; wing, cinnamon turkey with light tip.

Long material list

Part Material Type Color
Tail Pheasant - Golden
Latin: Chrysolophus pictus
Feather - Neck Natural
Body Wool Yellow      
Wool Orange      
Wool Red      
Wool Claret      
Wool Black      
Rib Tinsel
Tinsel - Twist Gold      
Hackle Chicken - Cock
Latin: Gallus gallus domesticus
Feather - Coch-y-bonddhu
1/2 body
Wing Turkey
Latin: Genus: Meleagris
Cinnamon, light tip

Materials in pattern

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