Fender Artist (1970s)

$1,200
sku: 70U-206539
A nice 1970s banjo, this Fender Artist features a walnut neck and resonator, flathead-style tone ring and a bound rosewood fingerboard with fancy inlays. Loud and bright! Could use inlay replacements. Needs fret level, strings, setup, etc. - sold AS-IS. This resonator banjo is in very good to excellent condition.   More Details...

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  • SN 04734
  • 1970s
  • VG-EC
  • Natural satin finish
  • ~1-1/4” nut
  • Double bound walnut resonator
  • Walnut 1/2” rim with black rim cap 
  • 11” head
  • Dual coordinator rods
  • 1 piece flat-plate flange 
  • 24 brackets
  • Flathead-style no-hole tone ring
  • Gibson clamshell tailpiece installed
  • 2-piece walnut neck with maple center stripe
  • Bound 22-fret rosewood neck with fancy inlays 
  • Sliding 5th string capo installed
  • Railroad spike @ 10th fret (spikes removed at 7th and 9th, leaving little holes)
  • Geared tuners with pearloid buttons
  • 27” scale 
  • Armrest
  • 11.8 lbs.
  • HSC (blue lining)
  • Made in USA
  • Could use inlay replacements. Needs fret level, strings, setup, etc. - sold AS-IS.