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Vintage Fly Fishing Leather Wallet With flies

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Directory: Popular Collectibles: Specialty: Pre 1920: Item # 981809

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Bethesda MD

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A great old black leather envelope-shape Fly Wallet made by COMMON SENSE, full of 17 period wet flies on casts, circa 1913. The front of the wallet having double snap enclosure and embossed with a fish, marked COMMON SENSE FLY BOOK. Inside comprising 6 canvas envelopes, each marked COMMON SENSE FLY BOOK, makers mark K & L Co. within a shield, patent date Oct. 28, 1913, flies inside the envelopes. It measures 8" x 3 1/2". EXCELLENT condition. No markings on wallet. A wonderful collectible for any fly fisherman!