Payne Model 204L Bamboo Rod

For sale here is a Payne Model 204L bamboo rod -- 8'6 3/2 4wt. The rod is in excellent restored condition. The restoration was performed by John Bradford. All sections are full length with very minor sets in the tip sections.

Golden brown wraps with black tipping. Black, gold, and purple at the winding check and male ferrules. Caramel colored agate stripping guide. Bronzed ring hook keeper. Nickel silver winding check. The reverse half wells grip is 5 3/4" in length with light soiling. Bright aluminum up-locking reel seat over a Spanish cedar spacer. The locking ring features the "SOLD BY ABERCROMBIE & FITCH" stamp as well as the "Payne" trademark stamp. The blued ferrules are size 15/64 and 9/64 with a nice fit. The rod weighs 4.45 oz. The action is on the medium side of medium-fast. A wonderful all around classic Payne. Original bag and tube.