"The Goldfinch" by Kelson, George M.

Author Kelson, George M.
Book The Salmon Fly
Book Edition N/A
Page 156
Tags bernard,


  • Tag: Gold twist, gold silk
  • Tail: Golden Pheasant topping
  • Body: Gold silk
  • Ribs: Gold
  • Hackle: Yellow from second turn
  • Throat: Blue Jay
  • Wings: Six Golden Pheasant toppings
  • Horns: Red Macaw
  • Head: Black herl

Original material

As written in the book:

TAG. Gold twist and gold silk.
TAIL. A topping.
BODY. Gold silk.
RIBS. Gold tinsel.
HACKLE. A yellow hackle from second turn.
WINGS. Six toppings.
HORNS. Red Macaw.
HEAD. Black herl.