In superb condition as I doubt it has been used.
All of Paul’s split cane rods are hand-built and finished by himself and he aims to achieve a good quality service and each rod is inspected by himself before leaving his workshop. All rods are supplied with a good quality rod bag and polished lacquered wooden ferrule stoppers.
There is not much to say about these famous rods that hasn’t already been said before. Such was their popularity amongst anglers, every rod building manufacturer of the time brought out their own version of the MKIV and it is still being offered today by modern rod builders.