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Leather Salmon Fishing Rod Tube


£580.00

Category: Fishing - Antique

Subcategory: General

Salmon Fishing Rod Tube.
A rare angler's leather salmon fishing rod tube. The tube is fitted with a removable leather lid with lock strap and brass fittings. It is in good condition with a single strong carry handle. This type of rod tube was used when travelling, usually by train to your fishing destination. it would keep your rods safe while travelling. It is embossed with it's owners initials, 'Major F. J. Howard'.

  • Year: C. 1880
  • Dimensions:
    H 184.5cm x Dia. 13cm
    H 72½" x Dia. 5"

  • Exhibition: Carpe Diem
  • Reference Number: 26424