Epiphone EB-188 Plantation Extra Long Neck (1964)

$1,500
sku: 60U-205804
A rare mid-’60s instrument built in Kalamazoo, this Epiphone EB-188 Plantation Extra Long Neck Banjo features a maple rim and Seeger style extra long mahogany neck. The Brazilian rosewood fretboard has 25 frets and dot inlays. Other details include a flathead tone ring, notched tension hoop and Grover tuners. A 5th string capo has been installed. This instrument is in excellent-minus condition.   More Details...

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  • Extra long mahogany neck (Seeger style) 
  • Light brown stain finish
  • ~5/8" maple rim
  • Brazilian rosewood fretboard
  • Pearloid dot inlays
  • 25 frets
  • 11" frosted top head
  • Flathead Mastertone tone ring
  • 24 brackets
  • Notched tension hoop single coordinator rod
  • Armrest
  • Tension tailpiece
  • 1-3/16" nut
  • ~32" scale
  • Headstock features overlay with pearl logo inlay
  • Guitar style Grover tuners stamped "PAT. PEND / U.S.A." (one is replaced)
  • Original Grover mechanical friction 5th string peg
  • Sliding 5th string capo installed
  • Built by Gibson in Kalamazoo
  • SN 244467
  • Rare model
  • With HSC
  • EC- on consignment