Hardy Bros. CC DeFrance Bamboo Rod 9' 6-7wt

For sale here is a Hardy CC DeFrance bamboo fly rod made in 1955. Weighs 5 oz. 9 feet in length, two sections with one tip, as was typical with the CC DeFrance rods. Serial H608. Medium blonde cane, agate stripper, oxidized brass ferrules, cigar grip, bright aluminum cap and ring over cork, dark olive silks with full intermediates, ferrule plug. The rod is in very good original condition. Medium action for a 6-7 weight line. The ferrules are size 17/64. All sections are full-length and reasonably straight. Comes with its original labeled bag and an aftermarket leather tube.