Payne Model 100H Bamboo Rod 7'6" 2/2 #5

SKU: VFT5145

For sale here is a Payne Model 100H bamboo rod in excellent original condition. 7 1/2 feet, 2/2 for a 5 weight line (some like it with a DT4). The rod weighs 3 7/8 oz. Medium fast dry fly action. Made for Abercrombie and Fitch. The wraps are the Payne-typical brown silk tipped with gold. Ferrules are size 12/64. Up-locking reel seat over Spanish cedar spacer. Nice agate stripping guide. Typical exquisitely-executed cane work. The varnish remains in excellent condition with some age/use marks. Comes with the original poplin bag and brass-capped aluminum tube. The hang tag is in nice condition as well. A brilliant casting Payne!