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For Sale: 1929 Gibson Mastertone Style 3 40 Hole Raised Head 2P Flange 9355-49

Posted By: scox1957 (+5) | Rate Member
 Member 10+ Years  Verified Seller  Players Union Member  Returns allowed with money back refund

$4,400 USD

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This is a great sounding pre war banjo. I purchased this banjo from the estate of the late Dub Crouch, well known 1st generation St. Louis bluegrass pioneer, banjo player, and collector. The banjo is just as I purchased it except for a bridge change and the truss rod cover. The original neck was not with it, however, it was in a plectrum or 5-string case, which is in poor condition. A Saga case is included with the sale.

The banjo has a reproduction Flying Eagle pattern mahogany neck, maker unknown. I believe this to be an older reproduction due to the small frets and 1/8" rosewood fretboard.

This banjo has definitely seen some use but is a fine unmolested example of the period. Joe Spann lists this serial batch as TB3 and PB3.

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Location:

United States, Annapolis, MO, 63665

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Buyer pays shipping

Payment Methods:

Check/Money Order, Cash (in person)

Return Policy:

Returns accepted. Buyer must contact seller within 2 days to arrange return. Refund will be given as Money Back. Buyer pays return shipping.

Condition of Item(s):

Used - Good Condition

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Make:

Gibson pot, 5 string conversion neck

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