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For Sale: 1928 TB Granada Special "One of a Kind"

Posted By: Devin Tower | Rate Member
 Member 10+ Years  Verified Seller

$16,000 USD

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This instrument was built for a Gibson employee in 1928. It is fully documented by Jim Mills and Joe Spann and comes with a geneology tracing it through the family. The original Gibson Factory Order Sheet/sales receipt from Gibson is included showing the employee received a discount. The banjo is a tenor with a blonde highly figured Curley maple finish , 40 hole arch top, 3 ply full thickness rim , and has a Robin Smith 5 string neck neck . The Gibson label is intact as are all the matching serial numbers. It is FON #9048-1 . Completely original with tenor neck with original pearl tuners and case.

This banjo was custom ordered from the Gibson Factory on 3/27/28 and delivered 4/24/28. The ORIGINAL Gibson Factory order sheet/receipt as well as the traced family history is included. This is a "One Off" Gibson TB Granada Special from 1928.

It is super clean and completely original.

If you are a serious buyer I will get you complete authentication and more complete photos. This Is a rare opportunity to own a One of a Kind Prewar Gibson Granada Mastertone banjo. SERIOUS INQUIRES ONLY.


United States, FL, 33410


Buyer pays shipping $75.00 US ONLY

Payment Methods:

Check/Money Order, Cash (in person)

Payment Option Notes:

Banjo ships when money clears

Return Policy:

Returns not accepted.

Condition of Item(s):

Used - Mint Condition




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