Lyle Dickerson Model 861711-D Bamboo Rod 8'6" 3/2 #6

SKU: VFT5243

For sale here is an original Lyle Dickerson Model 861711-D bamboo rod. 8'6, 3/2 for a 6 weight line. Excellent overall condition. All sections are full-length. No prior repairs are evident. The rod weighs 4 3/4 oz. Cigar grip with down-locking hardware and standard walnut insert. Brown silk thread wraps with black edging. Blued nickel silver ferrules and guides. Loop to loop hook-keeper. Pre-WWII agate stripping guide. The ferrule fit is excellent. The grip is in fine condition. The varnish shows evidence of prior softening but remains in very good condition and not soft. The action is medium fast. The rod comes with its original bag and a very nice Holland leather tube.