"The Harlequin" by Kelson, George M.

Author Kelson, George M.
Book The Salmon Fly
Book Edition N/A
Page 165
Tags bernard,


  • Tag: Gold twist, olive-green silk
  • Tail: Golden Pheasant topping
  • Butt: Black her!
  • Body: Orange, light blue and pink silk
  • Ribs: Embossed gold, silver reversed over gold
  • Throat: Orange and light blue
  • Wings: Two Golden Pheasant tippets, light and dark Bustard, Golden Pheasant tail, Golden Pheasant topping
  • Horns: Blue and red Macaw
  • Sides: Jungle Cock
  • Head: Gold twist

Original material

As written in the book:

TAG. Gold twist and olive-green silk.
TAIL. A topping.
BUTT. Black her!.
BODY. In three equal divisions of orange, light blue, and pink silk.
RIBS. Gold embossed tinsel (ordinary method) and silver tinsel (reversed) passing over the gold.
THROAT. Orange and light blue hackles respectively.
WINGS. Two tippets capped with light and dark Bustard; Golden Pheasant tail, and a topping.
HORNS. Blue and red Macaw.
SIDES. Jungle.
HEAD. Gold twist.