SOLD For Sale: Vintage Bacon Banjo Serial #16331 (1927)

United States, Naples, FL, 34114

Vintage Bacon Banjo Serial #16331 (1927)

Very Good to Excellent Condition
Slingerland calfskin head. maple rim, 24 brackets, rolled tone hoop, mother of pearl inlays
Waverly tailpiece, add-on metal Elton resonator, 1-7/32" nut, 26-1/8" scale,

Built in Groton, CT where they built banjos from 1920 to September, 1938 when a hurricane closed the factory. Bacon serial numbers are CONTINUOUS, from the beginning, in 1906 (2-digit) to 1940 (5-digit), when the company was sold to Gretsch.

Serial Number..................Year
12000...........................1924
13000...........................1925
13800...........................1926
14700........................**1927**
20170...........................1928

Price: $300 USD
Shipping: Plus Postage
Payment Methods: Check/Money Order, Cash (in person), Paypal
Posted By: briggsrv  Member 2+ Years Rate this Member - You must sign in to email briggsrv
Condition of Item(s): Used - Very Good Condition
Category: Banjos
Make: Bacon
Ad Status: Sold
Listing No: 31931
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Photos

Photo Banjo in case Photo Banjo head
Photo Banjo neck Photo Banjo case & interior
Photo banjo case & resonator  

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