Farlows 150th Anniversary Fly Rod. Split cane with two tops and priest, boxed,
never used; number 120 of 150. Very rare collector’s rod made from the best split
cane. These rods were specially made in 1990 to celebrate Farlows 150th year. Some
of the most famous fishermen in the world own a Farlows 150 Rod. There are only
150 of these in the world, owned by royalty and the famous.
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A fine and rare C Farlow & Co 6 foot 8 inch two piece split cane fly rod presented
in great condition. With hardwood reel seat, cork handle, brass up-locking reel
fittings, crimson whippings and makers original cloth bag. Brass end cap stamped
"6303" and C Farlow & Co London and bearing makers transfer on the butt section
of the rod. Fittings are correct and both sections are straight and true. This rod
has been professional refurbished and is suitable to #3/4 rated lines. A superb
brook / grayling rod.
A vintage split cane 7 foot spinning rod by the world famous C. Farlow & Co.
Ltd., London. It has agate lined rings, bronzed brass joints and alloy reel fittings.
It is complete with original bag and stopper. This rod is in very good to excellent
original condition, full length, all whippings and rings in first class order, nearly
100% bronzing remaining. The cork handle and bag are a little age stained but undamaged.
There is a tiny dent to the butt piece by the rubber button. A very small amount
of varnish is starting to flake off two of the whippings.