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For Sale: Gorgeous 5 String Open Back

Posted By: Tim Sander | Rate Member
 Member 8+ Years  Verified Seller  Returns allowed with money back refund

$1,750 USD

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Gorgeous clawhammer style banjo. One piece Mahogany neck with Ebony fingerboard. Figured Maple overlay on headstock. Tulip tree leaf-shaped headstock. Vintage Nickel plated 5-Star tuners with Pearloid buttons by Stewart MacDonald. 11" Block rim of Mahogany and Walnut. Mastertone style flat top tone ring. Deep but tapered rim. "Renaissance" head. Turned Mahogany "dowel stick" or coordinator rod. Ebony Fretboard with EVO (gold colored & harder ) fretwire and beautifully inlaid mother of pearl designs including a Dolphin in the "frailing scoop". Fingerboard scooped above the 17th fret.
Fielding tailpiece. "Moon" compensated Maple and Ebony Bridge. 26 3/8" scale. Inlaid Maple heel cap and Maple fingerboard banding. Sapele truss rod cover. Sculpted bone nut. All Nickel plated hardware.

This banjo has great tone and sustain for old time or clawhammer playing. This is one of two nearly identical instruments, but the builder is keeping the other.


United States, Horse Shoe, NC, 28742


$75 to US only

Payment Methods:

Check/Money Order, Cash (in person), Paypal

Return Policy:

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

Condition of Item(s):

Used - Mint Condition



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