Paul Young Driggs Model bamboo rod 7'2" 2/2

SKU: VFT6344

For sale here is an original Paul H. Young Driggs bamboo fly rod in excellent plus condition!The rod has richly flamed cane, a varnish finish, gold silk wraps and decorative spiral wraps in front of the grip and at the female ferrule, oxidized nickel silver ring and black die-stamped pocketed butt cap, over an all cork reel seat, size 13/64 nickel silver ferrules with a great ferrule fit. The varnish shows a little age but in no way does it require attention. Original bag and tube. The satin bag, usually worn on older PHY rods, is perfect on this one, with no holes anywhere. Lettered on three flats in PHY's handwriting. First flat: J. Mimura. April '57.Second flat:"DRIGGS" 7' 2" - 2.67 oz. H.D.H. Third flat: Fer. 13/64 T.T. 4 1/2 / 64