No 1 Mallard with Black Hackle

Thread - Black

Tail - GP Topping

Butt - Yellow mohair

Rib - Silver tinsel

Body - Dark Mauve pig's wool

Shoulder - Dark red mohair

Hackle - Black hackle palmered down body.

Wing - Mallard drake

 

 

No 2 Mallard with Golden Pheasant Hackle

Thread - Black

Tail - GP Topping

Butt - Yellow pig's wool

Rib - Silver tinsel

Body - Dark Brown pig's wool

Shoulder - Dark mauve mohair

Hackle - Golden Pheasant hackle with Heron rolled further down.

Wing - Mallard drake

 

 

 

 

 

 

No 3 Golden Pheasant Tail with Black Hackle

Thread - Black

Tail - GP Topping

Butt - Yellow mohair

Rib - Silver tinsel

Body - Dark Mauve pig's wool

Shoulder - Dark red mohair

Hackle - Black hackle palmered down body.

Wing - Mallard drake

 

 

 

David Webster’s Salmon Flies 1885.