This is a very old, large Hardy “Perfect Reel” with the rod in hand stamp. It has a wonderful ball bearing drag, in good working condition. The smooth reel seat is 3 3/4″ long and the center screw is original. Such a great old, rare reel with a beautiful patina.
On the reel: Hardy’s Pat. “Perfect Reel”, Trademark (rod in hand logo)
Measures 4 1/4″ diameter