Hardy Bougle 3" Fly Reel - Original

SKU: VFT11068

For sale here is an extremely scarce, original Hardy Bougle fly reel in very good condition. 3" diameter. Made in the early/mid 1920's. Full-length and unaltered smooth brass foot with a slight kink in one end. The erinoid handle remains in sound and free-spinning condition. The nickel silver rim tension regulator screw works perfectly. Duplicated MKII check with one engageable pawl and one spare. Mechanically the reel remains in very fishable condition with a bit of spindle/spool movement. No cracks/chips anywhere on the reel.