Vega Vegaphone Professional "No. 3" Conversion (1928)

$2,850
sku: 60U-207229
A nicely made 2-piece mahogany conversion neck with carved heel on an original 1928 Vegaphone Professional pot. It has a 10-15/16" Fiberskyn head, 28 brackets with bracket band, and a Tubaphone tone ring. A recent Superior hardshell case included. This banjo is in very good to excellent condition.   More Details...

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  • SN 83575
  • 1928
  • VG-EC
  • Satin natural finish
  • Nice 5-string conversion neck
  • 2-piece mahogany with carved heel
  • Original dowel stick
  • D-shaped neck profile
  • Original 1928 Vega Professional pot
  • 10-15/16" Fiberskyn head
  • Tubaphone tone ring
  • 28 brackets with bracket band (couple of changed nuts)
  • Ivoroid-bound 22-fret ebony fingerboard
  • Nice flowerpot inlay on headstock
  • Pearl engraved star on 5th fret, engraved earlier Vega-style diamonds elsewhere
  • Pearl engraved star on heel cap
  • 1-1/4" nut, ~26-3/8" scale
  • Repro No Knot tailpiece
  • Planetary-style tuners and geared 5th string peg, ivoroid buttons
  • Railroad spike installed at 7th fret
  • Recent Superior HSC (green lining)