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Rosy Dawn
Dressed by By Dave Potts

Rosy Dawn, Tied by Dave Potts

Name Rosy Dawn
Category Atlantic Salmon
Tag Silver lace
Tail Gold Pheasant Crest w/Tippet
Butt Peacock herl
Body Oval silver/oval gold with violet hackle between
Throat Violet hackle with blue face
Wing Whole tippets veiled with yellow/violet/blue goose and Golden Pheasant tail; Two Golden Pheasant Crests over
Sides Jungle Cock
Head Black or dark maroon

This rendition of Rosy Dawn was tied by Oregon fly fisherman and tyer Dave Potts. Dave worked as a commercial tyer for several years and now enjoys tying antique replicas of salmon and trout fly patterns for his business, "Victorian Flies". Look for more more of his flies in the weeks ahead as a Salmonfly.Net contributing fly tyer.

You can read about Dave and see many more of his flies by visiting The Flies of Dave Potts.

 

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