"Black King" by Pryce-Tannatt, Thomas Edwin

Author Pryce-Tannatt, Thomas Edwin
Book How to Dress Salmon Flies
Book Edition N/A
Page 232


  • Hook: 1 1/2 to 2 inches
  • Body: Black floss
  • Rib: Flat, oval, and silver thread
  • Hackle: Bronze-black Spey-cock
  • Throat: Teal
  • Wing: Brown Mallard strips, short

Original material

As written in the book:

(hook, 1 1/2 to 2 inches).
Body: Black floss.
Ribs: Flat and oval silver tinsels and silver thread.
Hackle: A bronze-black Spey-cock's hackle.
Throat: Teal.
Wings: Brown Mallard strips (short).

Long material list

Part Material Type Color
Body Floss Black      
Rib Tinsel - Flat Silver      
Tinsel - Oval Silver      
Tinsel - Fine Silver      
Hackle Chicken - Cock
Latin: Gallus gallus domesticus
Feather - Tail
Bronze-black, spey-cock
Throat Teal
Latin: Anas crecca
Feather - Flank Natural
Wing Mallard
Latin: Anas platyrhynchos
Feather - Shoulder Brown      

Materials in pattern

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