"Silver Partridge" by Pryce-Tannatt, Thomas Edwin

Author Pryce-Tannatt, Thomas Edwin
Book How to Dress Salmon Flies
Book Edition N/A
Page 236


  • Hook: 3/4 to 1 1/8 inches
  • Tail: Golden Pheasant breast feather
  • Body: Flat silver
  • Rib: Fine oval silver
  • Hackle: Grizzly
  • Throat: Freckled brown Partridge

Original material

As written in the book:

(hook, 3/4 to 1 1/8 inches).
Tail: The tip of a Golden Pheasant's breast feather.
Body: Flat silver tinsel.
Ribs: Fine oval silver tinsel.
Hackle: A grizzled hackle.
Throat: A freckled brown Partridge hackle.

Long material list

Part Material Type Color
Tail Pheasant - Golden
Latin: Chrysolophus pictus
Feather - Chest Natural
Body Tinsel - Flat Silver      
Rib Tinsel - Oval
Hackle Chicken - Cock
Latin: Gallus gallus domesticus
Feather - Neck Grizzly
Throat Partridge
Latin: Family: Phasianidae
Freckled brown

Materials in pattern

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