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For Sale: Rare 1928 No Hole TB3 Mastertone with Robin Smith 5 string neck

Posted By: Banjo Vision | Rate Member
 Member 9+ Years  Verified Seller  Returns allowed with money back refund

$4,600 USD

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All Original 1928 TB3 No Hole Mastertone. NEW PRICE...
$4600 with Robin Smith 5 string neck
Snohomish, WA
For Sale, Rare 1928 Tenor TB3 Gibson Banjo with “No Hole Tone Ring”.
Serial # 8948-61, equipped with either original tenor neck, or 5 string neck.
Rare/ No hole arch top ring, tube and plate flange.
One of only 26, No hole Tone ring units, built in 1928
Rogers hide head and Grover 'pancake style' tuners.
Finger board shows normal fret wear which indicates it was played well during its period of time.
Resonator in great shape with just an occasional amount of scratches and dings. Beautiful cream binding around top and back edge of resonator.
These old original archtops have lots of tonal character. Owners of these no-hole tone ring banjos, know that they possess great bottom end and fat expressive highs. This tenor is now equipped with a Robin Smith 5 string neck.
All original non cut $3800.00 for tenor, and $ 4600 with 5 string neck. Best Offers considered.


United States, Monroe, WA, 98272


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Returns accepted. Buyer must contact seller within 7 days to arrange return. Refund will be given as Money Back. Buyer pays return shipping.

Additional return policy details: If returned, instrument must be packed by UPS and insured to its selling value. Instrument must not be altered or parts interchanged and condition must be as was, when sent.

Condition of Item(s):

Used - Very Good Condition




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