Gold Star G11HF (1978)

$1,350
sku: 70U-207377
This fine import banjo is a Gold Star G11HF 5-string mahogany resonator banjo built in 1978, in great shape and plays like a dream. Features include mahogany double bound resonator, multi-ply maple rim, archtop tone ring, ebony fretboard, hearts & flowers inlay pattern, and more. Original hardshell case included. This resonator banjo is in excellent condition.   More Details...

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  • SN 780012
  • 1978
  • EC (new bone nut by our shop, minor repaired crack by heel cap)
  • Gloss natural finish
  • 1-7/32" nut
  • Mahogany double bound resonator with concentric purfling rings
  • Multi-ply light stained 11/16” maple rim 
  • 11" head
  • Dual coordinator rods
  • 2-piece flange
  • 24 brackets
  • 40 hole archtop tone ring
  • Presto tailpiece
  • Mahogany neck
  • 22 fret bound ebony fretboard
  • Hearts & flowers inlay pattern with "HEARTS & FLOWERS" engraved block at 21st fret
  • Railroad spikes at frets 7,9 and 10
  • Headstock overlay features logo and floral inlays
  • Geared tuners and 5th string peg 
  • 26-3/8" scale
  • Armrest
  • 11.6 lbs.
  • OHSC (blue lining)
  • Consignment
  • Made in Japan