Herbert Miner Hen Neck - Medium Brown Dun

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Herbert Miner Hen Neck - Medium Brown Dun

Post by letumgo » Mon May 28, 2018 2:10 pm

Once I picked this up, I just had to buy it!

This is a lovely Herbert Miner hen neck. The package lists the color as "Medium Brown Dun". Gorgeous deep dun color, with a hint of golden brown. There are a few feathers along each flank which look like rusty dun (dark dun list down the center, with coppery tips along each side of the feather).

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I'm hoping to put this neck to good use soon. Looks like it should make some beautiful flies.
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Re: Herbert Miner Hen Neck - Medium Brown Dun

Post by hankaye » Mon May 28, 2018 6:24 pm

Ray, Howdy;

Nuttin' but barred circles :( .

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Re: Herbert Miner Hen Neck - Medium Brown Dun

Post by letumgo » Mon May 28, 2018 6:48 pm

Hank - I've reposted the images. Hopefully they are visible.
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Re: Herbert Miner Hen Neck - Medium Brown Dun

Post by hankaye » Tue May 29, 2018 8:25 am

Ray, Howdy;

:D ! Showing up this morning, Nice lookin'g pelt, I know you'll make
the previous wearer proud.

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Re: Herbert Miner Hen Neck - Medium Brown Dun

Post by Ron Eagle Elk » Tue May 29, 2018 9:02 am

Ray, I've been using Hebert Minor hen necks for years. They were suggested by our mutual friend, Jim Slattery way back when. The colors are superb and quite varied. I can always find just the right feather with my supply of Hebert Minor hen necks. Your's, by the way is gorgeous.
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Re: Herbert Miner Hen Neck - Medium Brown Dun

Post by Theroe » Wed May 30, 2018 12:00 pm

Hmmmm
I can’t quite see the picture that clearly, Ray........Send it to Theroe for proper inspection!!! :twisted: :evil: :twisted:
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Re: Herbert Miner Hen Neck - Medium Brown Dun

Post by tie2fish » Wed May 30, 2018 1:17 pm

The variation in color/shading of the barbs from the list to the tips is striking. One of the prettiest dun necks I've seen.
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Re: Herbert Miner Hen Neck - Medium Brown Dun

Post by DOUGSDEN » Mon Jun 04, 2018 10:54 pm

What a keeper Ray! H-M necks are special! This one is not exception! Yes, we can't wait to see what your talented hands can make of this beauty!
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Re: Herbert Miner Hen Neck - Medium Brown Dun

Post by Theroe » Tue Jun 05, 2018 2:43 pm

.......send to theroe ........
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Re: Herbert Miner Hen Neck - Medium Brown Dun

Post by DOUGSDEN » Mon Jun 11, 2018 9:51 pm

Ray,
The more I look at this fine neck, the more I am falling in love! You are one lucky duckling to find such a beautiful neck!
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