Tag: Silver thread and ruby
Tail: A topping, Indian crow
and blue chatterer.
Butt: Black ostrich herl.
Body: In two equal halves: First
half, flat silver tinsel, butted
with black herl and veiled
above and below with Indian
crow; second half, black floss.
Ribs: Oval silver tinsel.
Hackle: A dark claret over the black floss.
Wings: Mixed -- tippets in strands;
"married" strands of scarlet, blue,
and yellow swan, Florican, speckled
bustard, grey turkey tail and golden
pheasant tail; "married" narrow strips
of teal and barred summer duck;
narrow strips of brown mallard over.
Sides: Jungle cock.
Cheeks: Blue chatterer; a topping over all.
Horns: Blue and gold macaw.
Tied by William Hrinko.
Reference: Pryce-Tannatt (1914) How to Dress Salmon Flies.
London: Adam and Charles Black