Lot 209FLY TYING BOX: The Fly Tying box and...

Auction Date: 8/11/2014 at 10am

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FLY TYING BOX: The Fly Tying box and materials of Violet S Fane, close friend of Kelson and fellow fly tyer , being a Farlow & Co. London black japanned reservoir, measuring 13”x9”x6”, initials “VSF” painted to lid, with leather handle, hinged lid reveals cream interior, a lift out slotted seals fur sampler with hinged lid, 2 x further trays containing good mixed quantities of feathers incl. Bustard (4/5 small feathers) Alfred’s Light Yellow feathers, Florican hackles, Guinea, Peacock, turkey, golden pheasant, various silks and bobbins, a handwritten list of flies noting seasonal use plus various other paperwork. Provenance Cheffins sale of fishing tackle, Mrs Violet Fane, 14-04-11.

Hammer Price: £340.00

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