This banjo was made by Ernst Hammig in New York, New York around c. 1880. 11" head; new Elite modern head; newer period tail piece; nylgut strings; wide frets; wooden inlay stars, circles and diamond on neck. 25 3/4" scale; It is a six-string banjo with a rosewood hoop, 16 brackets, rosewood neck, and friction pegs, 5 on the head stock and the 1 for the short string.
Hammig started making instruments about 1856 and continued until his retirement in 1889. Hammig was listed at various addresses on Forsyth Street in 19th century New York City Directories as a banjo and musical instrument maker. Hamming made a variety of banjos 5, 6 and even 7 string;
United States, Fredericksburg, VA, 22401
$100.00. We will refund the remainder if the shipping charges are less than $100.00
Returns accepted. Buyer must contact seller within 3 days to arrange return. Refund will be given as Money Back.
Buyer pays return shipping.
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72 HOURS NO QUESTIONS ASKED APPROVAL. INSTRUMENT MUST BE RETURNED IN ORIGINAL CONDITION. BUYER PAYS ALL SHIPPING AND INSURANCE CHARGES FOR RETURNS BOTH WAYS.
Condition of Item(s):
Used - Good Condition
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