Alvarez Silver Belle 4293 (c.1980's)

sku: 70U-201372
A clean and shiny resonator banjo, this Alvarez Silver Belle 4293 has an 11” stained maple rim, 2-piece flange, and flathead tone ring. It has a 3-piece mahogany neck, and mahogany resonator with concentric purfling rings and wood marquetry. The ebony fretboard binding includes wood marquetry. Other features include dual coordinator rods, a Kerschner-style tailpiece, and spikes at the 7, 9, 10, and 12th frets. Hardshell case included. Other than some finish cloudiness on the resonator, this instrument is in excellent condition.   More Details...

  • 11” stained maple rim
  • 2-piece flange
  • Flathead tone ring
  • 3-piece mahogany neck
  • Dual coordinator rods
  • Mahogany resonator features concentric purfling rings and wood marquetry
  • Kerschner-style tailpiece
  • 24 brackets
  • 22 frets
  • Hearts and flowers inlay
  • Ebony fretboard binding includes wood marquetry
  • Chrome hardware
  • Block inlay @ 21st fret reads “SILVER BELLE”
  • Black peghead overlay features pearl hearts, vines and logo
  • 26-3/8” scale
  • 1-5/32” nut
  • Spikes at 7, 9, 10, and 12th frets
  • Made in Japan
  • Battery powered Winnman mini-tuner installed
  • Hardshell case
  • EC, with some finish cloudiness on resonator