Telephone Box – Dr. Burke Pattern

Telephone Box - size #6 Dr. Burke pattern

Telephone Box

Tip:                  None

Tail:                 Golden pheasant tippet

Butt:                Peacock herl

Ribbing:          Black silk (floss)

Body:               Orange floss or wool

Hackle:            Brown

Wing:               Brown mottled turkey with jungle cock eye

4 comments on “Telephone Box – Dr. Burke Pattern

  1. CD says:

    I’ve always loved this pattern Don. Not sure if it’s more the name or the pattern itself….

  2. Don Mear says:

    Don, this is an absolutely wonderful pattern. Jungle cock is nearly impossible to acquire and the use of it makes the wing really stand out.

    • Don Bastian says:

      Hi Don;
      Thank you for your comment, and I especially appreciate that you dug into the archives to find this pattern. I’ve always been intrigued by the name, and the pattern itself is beautiful. Glad you like it!

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