7’0” LEONARD Model 38 H. 2/2 [1 tip down 1 1/2 in.] 3 oz. #4 line.Pre-Fire.

By: LEONARD

Price: $1,150.00

Quantity: 1 available


FB-180012. 7’0” LEONARD Model 38 H. 2/2 [1 tip down 1 1/2 in.] 3 oz. #4 line. 4/64” tip; 11/64” mid; D/L slide band N/S over butternut into bright n/s cap; marked “The / Leonard / Rod / / H.L Leonard Rod Co. / Makers” inside logo on cap; marked “Reg..U.S. Pat. Off” below; [Circa 1923-1964]; 5 in. Cigar grip with 3/8 in. cork rings; 3-up node staggering on butt and shorter tip; full length tip has different node staggering. N/S winding check; flap-ring hook keeper; wraps translucent copper silk on blued snakes & tip-top over honey-colored varnished cane; pale Agate stripper; bright n/s ferrules; in orig. early olive Leonard bag with stiffener and Leonard brass-capped tube. [Cat. 2018] FB 180012 e. –This pre-fire rod probably dates from the 1930’s. It casts a beautiful tight loop with a Sylk DT-4 line, and is a superlative stream rod for many applications. Rod was professionally refinished with one new non-Leonard tip, but not fished since then. Varnish very fine. One tip is down 1 1/2 in. Grip is clean. Since one tip is not an original Leonard, price is reduced. Very Fine Restored. $1150

Title: 7’0” LEONARD Model 38 H. 2/2 [1 tip down 1 1/2 in.] 3 oz. #4 line.Pre-Fire.

Author / Maker: LEONARD

Categories: FLY ROD BAMBOO,

Condition: Very Fine Restored

Seller ID: FB-180012

Keywords: Pre-Fire Leonard Fly Rod, Leonard Bamboo Fly Rod,