This is a very rare old, pre-1900, classic Hardy Perfect reel! The reel has a beautiful patina! It has a 1896 click and has a great drag. The drag knob is covered. It has a 3 1/2″ smooth brass seat, an ivorine handle, and is right hand retrieve.
On the reel: Hardy’s Pat., “Perfect Reel”
Measures 4″ diameter