"The Duchess" by Kelson, George M.

Author Kelson, George M.
Book The Salmon Fly
Book Edition N/A
Page 142
Tags turndull,


  • Tag: Silver twist, light yellow silk
  • Tail: Two Golden Pheasant toppings, Indian Crow, blue Chatterer
  • Butt: Peacock herl
  • Body: Black silk
  • Ribs: Silver lace, silver tinsel
  • Hackle: Black, from second turn
  • Throat: Blue Jay
  • Wings: Six Golden Pheasant toppings
  • Sides: Summer Duck
  • Cheeks: Indian Crow, Chatterer
  • Horns: Red and blue Macaw. Light green Parrot
  • Head: Black herl

Original material

As written in the book:

TAG. Silver twist and light yellow silk.
TAIL. Two toppings, Indian Crow and blue Chatterer.
BUTT. Peacock herl.
BODY. Black silk.
RIBS. Silver lace and silver tinsel.
HACKLE. Black, from second turn.
WINGS. Six toppings.
SIDES. Summer Duck.
CHEEKS. Indian Crow and Chatterer.
HORNS. Red, and blue Macaw; and light green Parrot.
HEAD. Black herl.