"Beauly Snow >Fly" by Pryce-Tannatt, Thomas Edwin

Author Pryce-Tannatt, Thomas Edwin
Book How to Dress Salmon Flies
Book Edition N/A
Page 227


  • Hook: 1 1/2 to 3 inches
  • Body: Pale blue Seal's fur, sparesly
  • Rib: Broad, flat, silver tinsel, gold twist
  • Hackle: Black Heron from third turn of tinsel
  • Wing: Peacock herl in strands
  • Head: Orange Seal's fur

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Animal Substitutes

Original material

As written in the book:

(hook, 1 1/2 to 3 inches).
Body: Pale blue Seal's fur (dressed sparely).
Ribs: Broad, flat, silver tinsel and gold twist.
Hackle: A black Heron's hackle from third turn of tinsel.
Wings: Peacock herl in strands.
Head: Orange Seal's fur.

Long material list

Part Material Type Color
Body Seal Fur
Blue - pale      
Rib Tinsel - Flat
Tinsel - Twist Gold      
Hackle Heron
Latin: Family: Ardeidae
From third turn of tinsel
Wing Peacock
Latin: Pavo cristatus
Feather - Tail
Herl in strands
Head Seal Fur Orange      

Materials in pattern

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