Edward Vom Hofe Model 355 Peerless Fly Reel - size 4

SKU: VFT5137

For sale here is a scarce Edward Vom Hofe Model 355 Peerless fly reel - Size 4. Poor condition. Pre-1900 reel. Cracked backplate by screw and backplate ebonite separation from nickel silver ring. Inner ebonite layer on backplate side has an ebonite reinforcement repair. Early screw counterbalance feature. Mechanically sound - could be tightened up a bit but it’s fishable as is. Screw heads generally in good shape — some a bit buggered but not badly.