Gibson All American (mid 1970's)

$8,450
sku: 70U-203740
This is Gibson's 1970's recreation of one of the most rare pre-war deluxe Mastertone model banjos. It has a maple resonator with a hand carved and painted eagle design on the back and fancy marquetry on the sides. The maple neck features wood marquetry on the heel, and the headstock has a carved and painted eagle with a stars and stripes shield. The pearloid fingerboard has painted scenes depicting American historic events, monuments, and battles. This impressive resonator banjo is in excellent condition.   More Details...

  • Dark stained maple neck, resonator and 3/4" maple rim
  • Flathead tone ring
  • Two-piece flange
  • Gold hardware with engraved tension hoop, flange, armrest, tailpiece, and tuners
  • Hand carved and painted eagle on back of resonator with wreath and field of stars
  • Fancy wood marquetry and fancy hand carvings on side of resonator and neck heel
  • Carved and painted eagle headstock with stars and stripes shield
  • Fancy painted carving on back of headstock
  • Pearloid fretboard with painted scenes outlining American historic moments, monuments, and battles
  • #34 of Series
  • Hardshell case
  • Consignment
  • EC- except for some finish checking on interior of rim
  • SN: 34