Hardy Bros. The Fairy Rod, 3/2, 9 ft., 6 wt., 5.1 oz., rod inked "The Fairy Rod, Palekona Regd. no. 246936", knurled aluminum silver slide band and nickel silver end cap reel seat over a wood spacer, hook keeper, agate stripper guide, green silk wraps with intermediates, oxidized ferrules, comes with bag and it's original bamboo and leather rod case. Circa 1916. This is the same model that Ernest Hemingway used that is now on display at the American Fly Fishing Museum. Condition is good. One tip has a different tip top, one section looks to have been rewrapped at some time. One guide foot wrap has a couple of broken wraps but is in tact and sound. Rod no. B7244.