"Salmon: No.6" by Tolfrey, Frederick

Author Tolfrey, Frederick
Book Jones's Guide to Norway
Book Edition N/A
Page 84


  • Hook: No.6 to 8
  • Tag: Red mohair
  • Body: Black pig's wool
  • Rib: Broad and flat silver
  • Hackle: Black, two
  • Wing: Dark-mottled Argus tail
  • Throat: Guinea
  • Head: Black

Original material

As written in the book:

Hook - 6, 7, or 8.
Tag - Red mohair.
Body - Black pig's wool.
Ribbed - Broad and flat silver tinsel.
Legs - Two black hackles.
Wing - Dark-mottled feather from the tail of the Argus pheasant. Guinea-hen round the throat.
Head - Black.

Long material list

Part Material Type Color
Tag Other Mohair Red      
Body Pig Wool Black      
Rib Tinsel - Flat
Broad and flat
Hackle Chicken - Cock
Latin: Gallus gallus domesticus
Feather - Neck
Wing Pheasant - Argus
Latin: Argusianus argus
Feather - Tail
Throat Guinea Feather Natural
Head Black      

Materials in pattern

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