BLACK DOCTOR


BLACK DOCTOR

 

Tag:       Silver thread and lemon floss.
Tail:      A topping and Indian crow.
Butt:      Scarlet Berlin wool
Body:    Black floss.
Ribs:      Oval silver tinsel.
Hackle: A dark claret hackle.
Throat:  Speckled gallina (guinea fowl).
Wings:  Mixed -- tippet in strands with
strips of golden pheasant tail
over; "married" strands of scarlet,
blue, and yellow swan, Florican,
speckled bustard, peacock wing,
and light mottled turkey tail;
married" narrow strips of teal and
barred summer duck; narrow strips
of brown Mallard over; a topping over all.

Head: Scarlet wool.


Tied by William Hrinko.

Reference: Pryce-Tannatt (1914) How to Dress Salmon Flies.
 London: Adam and Charles Black