This is an excellent Hardy 'The Palakona' 6'8 split cane fishing rod madde by Hardy for the overseas market. This rod has a beautiful light coloured cane, the wraps are black tipped with olive green main whippings, clear agate chromed butt and tip guides, snake intermediates, original ferrule plug and spare tip. This rod has a wood reel seat with nickel silver cap & ring, cigar shaped cork grip which has slight ridging. All sections are full length, straight, and only one tip shows any wear. It comes complete with the original Hardy rod bag,original Hard label in superb condition. A very hard to find example of this classic rod in near mint condition.