The first is the cork handle has a few drops of what looks like wood glue on it. The second is the gold finish on the tip pealed off.
See photos of the cork and the tip. Overall, this rod looks very lightly used and is ready to hit the water.##xA0;Comes with tube and sock. It is important to me that the item you receive is the item you were expecting. When packaging, I make sure there is no. Comes with tube and sock. The item "Orvis Trident Mid Flex Fly Fishing Rod. With Tube and Sock" is in sale since Monday, January 01, 2018. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Fishing\Rods\Fly Fishing Rods". The seller is "ercmons77" and is located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Russian federation, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica.