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Butcher (Jewhurst) From Kelson
Tied by Bob Frandsen

Butcher

Name Butcher
Category Classic Atlantic Salmon
Tag Silver twist and yellow silk
Tail A topping, teal,ad powdered blue Macaw
Butt Black herl
Body In four equal divisions of Seals fur, viz: light red-claret and light blue, dark red-claret and dark claret respectively
Ribs Silver tinsel
Hackle A natural black, from tied from light red-claret Seals fur
Throat A yellow hackle and Gallina
Wings A tippet, and breast feather of the Golden pheasant (back to back)veiled with Teal, Golden pheasant tail, Gallina, Bustard, and Peacock wing; strands of parrot and Swan dyed yellow; and Mallard                                   
Horns Blue Macaw
Cheeks Blue Chatterer
Head Black herl

Tied by Australian Fly Tyer, Bob Frandsen. You can see more of Bob's flies at The Flies of Bob Franden.


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