Bacon Style C Super (1926)

$1,000
sku: 60U-3252
This 1926 Bacon Style C Super is an original 5-string banjo with mahogany neck, rim, and flat plate resonator. Features an 11" skin head, mechanical friction tuners, and a brass tone hoop. It does need work (sold AS-IS, see Details section below), but otherwise in very good/excellent condition.   More Details...

Only 1 piece in stock!


  • Original 5-string
  • Natural finish (neck, resonator and rim appear oversprayed)
  • Mahogany neck, rim, and flat plate resonator (with faux flange)
  • Rosewood fretboard
  • Dot inlays
  • 22 frets
  • 11" skin head
  • 24 brackets and shoes
  • Headstock features Bacon logo
  • Mechanical friction tuners with ivoroid buttons
  • Brass tone hoop
  • 1 3/16" nut
  • 26" scale
  • With period purple-lined HSC
  • VG-EC but needs work (reset dowel stick or perhaps use a lower bridge -- string height at 12th fret is 5/16" to 3/8" with current 5/8" bridge -- dress frets, new strings, setup, etc. - sold AS-IS)
  • SN:20369