Dating winchester model 70 carbon dating disproved
The condition is sound mechanically with poor finish. Includes original box, paperwork and black soft leather, sheepskin lined Hardy case. Includes original cardboard box, pouch, paperwork and spare spool with pouch. Spools holds 250 yards of 20 # backing plus 40 yards of fly line. Two screw latch, Two screw nickel silver line guard.
Includes original box, paperwork and brown soft leather, sheepskin lined Hardy case. This reel was built between 19 when the telephone latch (registered design 734897) was changed again. Includes blue and tan vinyl pouch and original cardboard box. Very good condition with scratches on the back side. Model "The Thistle" sold by Alex Martin in Scotland. Stainless steel fixed finger automatic line pickup with click and anti-reverse lever. Duplicated Mark II, wide spool, ribbed brass foot, telephone latch, ebonite knob, RHW. Two screw nickel silver line guard and 2 screw latch. St George MK 2, 3 3/4 inch diameter Line weight 7/8/9.
This reel has never been lined or mounted upon a rod. This reel won the 2017 IFTD award for "Best new reel freshwater"Model Super 14.