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For Sale: RARE W.A. TODD, 1891, 5 String Banjo, San Fransisco, CA

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Here is a really RARE, circa 1891 William Todd Banjo, made in San Francisco, CA. He got a patent in 1891 for the body design. Has the original tailpiece, original hardware. Nice player. Has a nice tone with the resonator. Scale length is 27-1/4" Body is 11-1/2" wide, Head is 9" in diameter. Ebony fingerboard, cherry neck. Patent Date stamped on flange is "Jan'y 27,'91" His Patent No. is 445,385

Here is a link to the patent.. if you are interested in reading..
patentimages.storage.googleapi...45385.pdf

Thanks for looking

Here is the tone sample via Youtube...

youtu.be/Uc21_fhyDWI





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Price: $560.00 USD

Shipping: $90 to Canada & US

Posted By: staceyz

Canada, BC

Contact Info: 604-224-3735

Condition of Banjo:
Used - Good Condition

Type: 5-String Openback

Brand: W.A. Todd

Ad Status: Active, #93318

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