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For Sale: Orpheum vintage 5 string with 12 1/8 dia pot (sold)

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Circa 1920's Orpheum Banjo with custom A Scale 5 string neck.12 1/8" original orpheum pot with original hardware .new no knot tail piece,new geared tuners with ivroid style buttons,new fiberskin head,new ghs strings,custom A Scale 5 string neck built to resemble the original maple with 2 ebony stringers,2 way adjustable truss rod(from heel end to preserve vintage appearance),walnut peghead overlay and heel cap,Orpheum logo and peghead inlays,period style mother of pearl inlays on solid ebony fretboard with binding and position markers ,23 1/2 scale,bone nut and raised bone pip for claw hammer style,12 1/8" original pot and Orpheum tone ring produces a very full tone,Shorter length is very comfortable to play and is not too long a reach.( original tension hoop has an old repair and has been buffed through to brass in one spot not noticeble unless pointed out) otherwise normal patina and wear.........................sold without case




Price: $999.00 USD

Shipping: buyer to pay shipping and insurance

Posted By: laguna21dc

United States, Thousand Oaks, CA, 91360

Condition of Banjo:
Used - Good Condition

Type: 5-String Openback

Brand: Orpheum

Ad Status: Sold, #47569

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