Payne 100-H Bamboo Rod - 7'6 2/2 4-5wt
For sale here is a Payne Model 100-H bamboo rod in very good condition. 7 1/2 feet, 2/2 for a 5 weight (some like it with a DT4). the rod weighs 3 7/8 oz. Made for Abercrombie and Fitch. The wraps are the Payne-typical brown silk tipped with gold. Ferrules are size 12. Up-locking reel seat over spanish cedar spacer. Nice agate stripping guide. Typical exquisitely-executed cane work. The bluing on the ferrules and guides shows some wear. Some of the wraps also show some aging. The varnish remains in excellent condition. There are some scratches on the bottom of the reel seat hardware. The Payne-style grip has been cleaned and is in excellent condition. Comes with the original poplin bag and brass-capped aluminum tube. The hang tag is in nice condition as well.