Orvis Manchester Bamboo Rod - early 8'6 3/2 5-6wt

For sale here is an early 8'6" 3/2 4 3/4 oz. Orvis Manchester impregnated bamboo rod. Made for a 5 or 6 weight line. Serial #14128 made in 1953. The rod is in excellent plus condition. All sections are full length and straight. Original bag and labeled tube. Ferrules are size 10/64 and 16/64 and the fit is excellent. Aluminum down-locking reel seat. Medium action.