This is a wonderful brass faced reel from Hardy Bros! The reel weighs 1 pound 6.9 ounces, it is solid on one side, perforated and slightly concave on the other. The reel is pre-1900 and has the “rod in hand” logo. It has a smooth brass seat and an ivorine handle. It has a great covered drag and a 1896 click.
On the reel: (Rod in hand) Trademark, Hardy Bros, Makers, Alnwick, 4 hardys Pat. “Perfect” Reel
Measures 4″ diameter