6’6” ORVIS “DELUXE” 2/2. 2 1/8 oz.. #4/5 line. “Superfine” 3 ¾ in. Cigar grip; dual alum. slide bands over cork with alum. butt cap; Serial No. “21249” [1957]

By: ORVIS

Price: $775.00

Quantity: 1 available


FB 170260. 6’6” ORVIS “DELUXE” 2/2. 2 1/8 oz.. #4/5 line. 5/64" tip; 11/64" mid; “Superfine” 3 ¾ in. Cigar grip; dual alum. slide bands over cork with alum. butt cap; Marked “Orvis Impregnated / “Deluxe” in black ink on shaft; Serial No. “21249” [Built in 1957 by George Reid & Calvin Skinner] marked on both tips & butt near the ferrules; wraps brown on bronze snakes & tip tops over dark impregnated bamboo; varnish only on wraps; Snake guide stripper; Oxidized N/S ferrules; In Orvis plaid bag & unmarked Alum. Tube; [Cat. 2017] FB 170260 gz. - This is a fine-casting rod from 1957 with the desirable dark brown impregnation. The rod handles a DT-4 line with authority and excellent loop control. All sections straight, full length, and totally original. The ferrules have some wear on the bluing. Finish is excellent on the wraps and rod shafts. The grip has been cleaned up. The rod has been fished, but prior owner took excellent care of this 60 year old rod. Fine small stream rod. Very Good. $775

Title: 6’6” ORVIS “DELUXE” 2/2. 2 1/8 oz.. #4/5 line. “Superfine” 3 ¾ in. Cigar grip; dual alum. slide bands over cork with alum. butt cap; Serial No. “21249” [1957]

Author / Maker: ORVIS

Categories: FLY ROD BAMBOO,

Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: FB 170260

Keywords: Orvis Bamboo Fly Rod, Impregnated Fly Rod,