"Grey Palmer" by Pryce-Tannatt, Thomas Edwin

Author Pryce-Tannatt, Thomas Edwin
Book How to Dress Salmon Flies
Book Edition N/A
Page 235
Tags grub,


  • Hook: 3/4 to 1 1/4 inches
  • Tag: Silver
  • Body: Peacock herl
  • Rib: Broad flat silver
  • Hackle: Grizzly hackle, from first turn of silver

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Animal Substitutes

Original material

As written in the book:

(hook, 3/4 to 1 1/4 inches).
Tag: Silver tinsel.
Body: Peacock herl.
Ribs: Flat silver tinsel, comparatively broad.
Hackle: A grizzled hackle from a Plymouth Rock hen, from the first turn of tinsel.

Long material list

Part Material Type Color
Tag Tinsel Silver      
Body Peacock
Latin: Pavo cristatus
Herl Natural
Rib Tinsel - Flat
Hackle Chicken - Cock
Latin: Gallus gallus domesticus
Feather - Neck Grizzly

Materials in pattern

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