4 1/4” EDWARD VOM HOFE No. 423 RESTIGOUCHE 6/0 Single Action. RHW. Serial No. “H254” [1915] 16.5 oz. Cap. WF-12 + 400 yd.

4 1/4” EDWARD VOM HOFE No. 423 RESTIGOUCHE 6/0 Single Action. RHW. Serial No. “H254” [1915] 16.5 oz. Cap. WF-12 + 400 yd.

By: VOM HOFE, EDWARD

Price: $1,650.00

Quantity: 1 available

Condition: Very Good


R 190186. 4 1/4” EDWARD VOM HOFE No. 423 RESTIGOUCHE 6/0 Single Action. RHW. Serial No. “H254” [1915] 16.5 oz. Cap. WF-12 + 400 yd. Spool width 1 3/4 in.; Hard rubber side plates with rolled-over nickel-silver rims; Nickel-silver pillars & Nickel-silver S-shaped handle; Black knob with counterbalance; Dual Roller bars on front & rear; Nickel-silver reel spool with bronze center stem; Nickel-silver foot.[2 7/8”]; 7-position drag adjustment on back plate; Marked: “Edw. Vom Hofe, Maker & Patentee- Pat’d Set. 2, ’79 * Fulton St. N.Y.” Domed Back-sliding click on rear plate; Oil port marked: “Edw. vom Hofe / NY/ Pat. Jan. 23. 83” [Used from 1883-1924]. Tobin bronze bearings & hand-cut screws. In repaired Block Leather Case with initials: “E.G.B.” [Cat. 2019.] R-190186 cs –This circa 1915 vom Hofe was a masterpiece of reel making. The drag works well over its full range of adjustment. The nickel-silver foot [2 7/8”] has been cut down on the edges. Screw heads used, but only minor wear. A fine fishing reel, ready to land the biggest salmon that swims. Block Leather Case Very Good. Reel is Very Good. $1650

Title: 4 1/4” EDWARD VOM HOFE No. 423 RESTIGOUCHE 6/0 Single Action. RHW. Serial No. “H254” [1915] 16.5 oz. Cap. WF-12 + 400 yd.

Author / Maker: VOM HOFE, EDWARD

Categories: FLY REELS ANTIQUE & CHARACTER, FLY REELS MODERN & CLASSIC,

Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: R 190186.

Keywords: Vom Hofe for large Salmon,