Edward Vom Hofe Model 423 Restigouche 4/0 Fly Reel

SKU: VFT4256

For sale here is an Edward Vom Hofe Model 423 "Restigouche" Salmon fly reel in excellent plus overall condition. Size 4/0 - 3 7/8" diameter. This reel carries the 1896 patent date on the sliding oil cap. German silver safety bands and pair of roller bars. The reel has a strong adjustable drag and click. This reel has the seven detent arrowhead pointer drag feature with very bright red dot indicators.The reel foot is full length and not filed. Includes a 423 and 4/0 marking on it and serial number T651, indicating 1927 as the year of production. The reel has been cleaned but has not seen a buffing wheel. No issues to disclose with the reel and no prior repairs. A stunning example!