From: Favorite Flies (1892) Mary Orvis Marbury
Tied by Paul Rossman
A representation of how American-tied salmon flies looked in the 1890s


Tag:       Fine oval gold tinsel
Tail:       Golden pheasant crest and Indian crow
Body:      In three equal sections of yellow floss 
                ribbed with fine oval gold tinsel, veiled  
                above and below with Indian crow, and 
                 butted with black herl
Throat:   Guinea fowl dyed blue or Eurasian jay
Wing:     Married strips of golden pheasant tail, red 
                swan, and speckled bustard; bronze 
                 mallard over top
Cheek:    Blue chatterer
Topping: Golden pheasant crest
Horns:    Blue and gold macaw
Head:      Black wool