HARDY "MARVEL" 7 ½' BAMBOO FLY ROD...$1,200 SOLD

 Hardy three-piece, two-tip rod for a 5wt. Excellent small trout rod with original Hardy marked bag and a tube which may or may not be original. Mid is down 3/8" and tips were made shorter than the butt and mid, as is typical on British rods. Skeleton reel seat with aluminum hardware, marked Hardy butt cap, floppy-ring hook keeper, agate stripping guide, bright metal snake guides, blued ferrules. Marked on butt "415 / The "Marvel" / "Palakona" / Regd. Trade Mark C/S 7 ½’." Weight is 3 ounces; ferrules are 15/64" and 11/64." Fine casting rod, well-suited to general trout work. Condition is excellent with some soiling to the cork and possible varnish overcoat.

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