E.C. POWELL "WEST BRANCH" 9' BAMBOO FLY ROD...$550 SOLD

Depression-era solid built rod from the Powell shop in Marysvile. CA. E.C. made these rods to sell at a lower price point than the hollow built rods. The cane was air dried, and the wraps were variegated silk. Other features consistent with Powell’s regular line: marked Powell reel seat, Powell shaped corks, shop built step down ferrules, overwrapped tip tops, Powell bag and tube. Condition is excellent, all original. Rod weighs 5 1/4 ounces and has 20/64" and 16/64" ferrules. This is a powerful rod for a 6wt line, well suited for west coast rivers.

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