Farlow 2 3/4" Perfect-style Fly Reel

For sale here is a classic reel from Farlow's of London - a 2 3/4 inch "Aluminum" model reel - Hardy perfect style. Fixed check. No spool wobble but a very little amount of end play. Beautiful Holdfast logo and maker info stamped on winding plate. Serial number stamped on reel foot. Very tiny line grooves but barely discernible. Correct smooth brass foot. Wonderful bubble gum (erinoid) handle is stiff on its post - it could be loosened up. Very rare size Farlow....hard to find!