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S.S. Stewart circa late 1800s-early 1900s Universal Favorite No. 1 5-String Open Back Banjo - USED

$ 895.00

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This used S.S. Stewart circa late 1800s-early 1900s Universal Favorite 5-String Open Back Banjo is in good condition and includes:

  • Serial #50477
  • circa late 1800s-early 1900s
  • Universal Favorite, No. 1 model
  • Cherry neck
  • Maple rim
  • 11" Remo Weatherking head
  • 20 hook
  • Ebony fingerboard
  • Ebony nut
  • Ebony heel cap
  • Diamond and Star inlay on fingerboard
  • Inlay on headstock
  • 20 Fret
  • Tone hoop
  • Non-geared celluloid friction pegs
  • Newer No Knot tailpiece
  • Newer bridge
  • Chipboard case included

No fret wear, neck is straight, currently strung with nylon strings but steel strings would be fine too, professionally gone over and adjusted here at our shop.  If you are looking for a very comfortable, affordable, and light-weight banjo to play - here it is!



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