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For Sale: Allen Abilene 5 string banjo, walnut with gold plating - $2300

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The Abilene model features floral mother of pearl inlays in the ebony fingerboard and peghead. The neck is made from walnut.

Allen Banjo necks are designed for easy playability. A slightly wider than standard fingerboard width at the nut, combined with a slimmer overall thickness, results in a neck that is easier to play than the "baseball club" neck found on most banjos. All necks are equipped with an adjustable two-way truss rod to maintain ideal playing action. The neck, rim, and resonator are finished with an extremely durable catalyzed finish and buffed to a high gloss.

All Allen Banjo bluegrass banjos feature a Stull tone ring carefully lathe fitted to a 3-ply hard maple rim for a superior sound. A one piece flange, notched tension hoop, brass armrest, Kershner-style adjustable tailpiece, two coordinator rods, and frosted mylar head secured by 24 hooks and nuts complete the pot assembly. All metal parts are polished and gold plated.

allenbanjo.com/Abilene_Model.html

List for this more rare gold plated model is approximately $3,975. This one has some wear and a solidly repaired peghead crack so you can get it for a steal!




Interested in buying this banjo?
to arrange purchase

Price: $2,200.00 USD

Shipping: pickup preferred, will ship if you pay shiipping and insurance

Posted By: mato65

United States, Gainesville, FL, 32606

Contact Info: Gainesville, FL

Condition of Banjo:
Used - Good Condition

Type: 5-String Resonator

Brand: Allen Banjo Company

Ad Status: Active, #69507

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