7’6” LEONARD Model 49-5. 3/2. 3 7/8 oz. #5 line. 4/64” tip; 10/64” mid; 16/64” butt; D/L bright N/S slide band over morticed burled wood into bright N/S cap; early Maxwell-era rod, circa 1977-1978.

By: LEONARD

Price: $2,800.00

Quantity: 1 available


FB 180119. 7’6” LEONARD Model 49-5. 3/2. 3 7/8 oz. #5 line. 4/64” tip; 10/64” mid; 16/64” butt; D/L bright N/S slide band over morticed burled wood into bright N/S cap; cap marked: “H.L. Leonard Rod Co. / The Rod Maker / Since 1889” inside logo; 5 1/2 in. Cigar grip; Bright N/S winding check & flap-ring hook keeper; Marked: “49-5” & “81101” on shaft; Also marked: “81101” at base of mid & both tips; Wraps translucent tan silk on bronze snakes & tip tops over natural amber gold-colored vanished bamboo; Blued Carbaloy stripper guide; bright N/S ferrules; Butt of tips & mid plus winding check of butt tipped with maroon silk. In original bag and alum. tube. [Cat. 2018] FB 180119 con-eg. – The notation on the cap places this rod as an early Maxwell-era rod, circa 1977-1978. This rod was bought New from Marty Keane in the early 1980’’s, and never fished. A rare chance to own an unfished Leonard. New. $2800

Title: 7’6” LEONARD Model 49-5. 3/2. 3 7/8 oz. #5 line. 4/64” tip; 10/64” mid; 16/64” butt; D/L bright N/S slide band over morticed burled wood into bright N/S cap; early Maxwell-era rod, circa 1977-1978.

Author / Maker: LEONARD

Categories: FLY FISHING PARAPHERNALIA, FLY ROD BAMBOO,

Condition: NEW

Seller ID: FB 180119

Keywords: Unfished Leonard Rod