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BF1746 - Phillipson

7'6", 2/2 Powr Pakt weighing 3 3/4 oz. HEH line weight 4. Butterscotch plastic down-locking reel seat with aluminum hardware.  The wraps are golden yellow nylon tipped with black.   Includes original cloth bag and anodized aluminum tube with partial label. The cork at the reel seat appears to have been used as a hook keeper and shows some chipping. The condition of the butt and one of the tips is sound. The other tip has a repair wrap at the top snake guide which has been re-wrapped. The varnish on that tip has some chips.  Otherwise the rod is in very good condition.

BF1745 - Phillipson

6', 2/1 Preferred impregnated bait casting rod. rare, one of a kind. The rod weighs 4.5 oz. This rod was crafted in the early 1960s. The size 16 hard-drawn nickel silver ferrules were crafted by the late Paul Hightower. The rod has an off set detachable Phillipson bait casting handle anodized  butterscotch. The rod has gold plated guides. The guides are  wrapped burnished gold silk thread with a black trim wrap. Includes original vinyl bag. Mint, unfished condition. The original owner's name is on the rod.  This rod has never been fished and probably never had a reel mounted on it.