Hardy Lightweight Fly Reel - First Model!

For sale here is an extremely scarce Hardy 1st Model Lightweight fly reel. Half moon check system. Shouldered pillars. Three screw spool release latch. Curved lettering. RHW. Excellent condition mechanically. Exterior shows honest marks from use and age. No cracks, dings or chips. Full length ribbed alloy foot. Ebonite handle spins freely. Slight but not excessive end play.