Published May 11. 2012 - 9 years ago
Updated or edited Nov 28. 2020

#132 Spotted Cardinal

Spotted Cardinal - David Mac

Hook: Gaelic Supreme Mike Martinek Carrie Stevens hook #1 10xl
Thread: Black
Body: Red floss
Rib: Silver Mylar tinsel,size 10
Throat: White hackle
Wing: Two white saddle hackles flanked by two red saddle hackles
Shoulder: Red Guinea fowl over Wood Duck breast feather

Notes: A majestic red pattern commissioned in 1980 for use in West Grand Lake, Maine by Mr. Steven MacDonald from the UK. I like the blended shoulder of wood duck and guinea fowl and the thick vertical profile of the streamer. This should be a great streamer to troll with early in the season in shallow waters and near the surface.

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Comment to #132 Spotted Cardinal - David Mac...

David, this is another beauty.

Comment to #132 Spotted Cardinal - David Mac...

A very beautiful streamer,well done..Jim Bennett..

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