Alexandria

Alexandria

hook Mustad 3906
hook size(s) 8-16
thread black 6/0
tail red goose primary
body black floss
rib medium gold tinsel
wing six or seven peacock sword Fibers
wing-over two or three fibers of red goose primary

notes: wing: tied on a 45 degree angle and reaching about 3/4 of the tail wing-over: dyed red, reaching the length of the wing, tyed to split the top third of the wing An Attracter for all ocassions. This pattern was banned from English Chalk streams for many years because it was deemed too effective.

submitted by: Ed Zaun at dmosthenes@exit109.com