Leonard Mills Model 44B Raised Pillar Fly Reel

For sale here is a fine Leonard Mills Model 44B raised pillar fly reel, made by Julius Vom Hofe. Excellent overall condition. Catalogued as having a 2 1/4" diameter (or 2 5/8" including the pillars) and a 1 1/16" pillar length. No cracks in the ebonite / hard rubber side plates with excellent patent stamp markings. Aluminum frame and spool with no corrosion. Nickel silver foot, half handle arm, pillars and screws. Brass arbor. Excellent fixed click operation. The perforated reel foot is full length and unmolested. The tail plate click switch works as intended. A very scarce wide spool Model 44B, don't miss out on this one!