Payne Model 101 Bamboo Rod

For sale here is a Payne Model 101 -- 7'6" 2/2 5wt bamboo rod. The rod is in excellent+ restored condition. Chestnut brown silks with gold tipping. Gold and red tipping at the winding check, male ferrules, and tip-tops. Mildly swelled butt. The grip has been cleaned and is very lightly ridged. Up-locking reel seat over a Spanish cedar spacer. The rod was made for and sold by Abercrombie and Fitch. The ferrules are size 12/64 with a great fit and includes the original ferrule plug. No repairs have been made to the cane and none are required. The rod weighs 3 7/8 oz. It has a pleasant medium fast action, capable of delivering a five weight line with fluid authority. Includes original bag and tube with label.