7’0” PAYNE Model 98. 2/2. 2 7/8 oz. #4 line; D/L blued N/S slide band over cedar into blued cap

By: PAYNE

Price: $4,500.00

Quantity: 1 available


FB 180117. 7’0” PAYNE Model 98. 2/2. 2 7/8 oz. #4 line. 4/64” tip; 10/64” mid; D/L blued N/S slide band over cedar into blued cap; cap marked: “E.F. Payne/ Rod/ E.F. Payne Rod Co./ Makers” inside logo; 5 1/2 in. Cigar grip; Blued N/S winding check & flap-ring hook keeper; Wraps brown silk tipped gold on bronze snakes & tip tops over medium flame-colored vanished bamboo; Blued red agate stripper guide; blued N/S ferrules; Butt of tips & winding check of butt tipped with black silk. In original bag and Payne tube with Payne Silver & Blue label. [Cat. 2018] FB 180117 con-eg. – This rod has never been fished! The rod has no signs of use, and all the bluing, wraps, and varnish are pristine. Even the Payne label on the tube shows no signs of wear. No signs of a Hanging Tag or Ferrule Plug. This rod was bought New from Marty Keane in the 1970’s, and never fished. A rare chance to own an unfished early Payne. New. $4500

Title: 7’0” PAYNE Model 98. 2/2. 2 7/8 oz. #4 line; D/L blued N/S slide band over cedar into blued cap

Author / Maker: PAYNE

Categories: FLY FISHING PARAPHERNALIA, FLY ROD BAMBOO,

Condition: NEW

Seller ID: FB 180117.

Keywords: Unfished Payne Fly Rod