Bacon & Day Montana Special Silver Bell No. 1 Tenor Banjo (1928)
Natural finished 2-piece maple neck with center strip, cream finished maple rim and resonator, integral f-hole flange, white-bound 24 fret pearloid covered fingerboard with engraved floral position markers, ~10-15/16" skin head, 24 brackets, notched tension hoop, Silver Bell tone ring, B&D soft pedal knee mute, lever stamped "PAT. PEND." fancily engraved headstock overlay reads "B&D / Montana / Silver Bell" , pearloid headstock underlay and back strapping,friction tuners with ivoroid buttons, Oettinger "finger" tailpiece, armrest, inside of resonator stamped "PAT. DEC 20th, 1927" ~23" scale, 1-1/8" nut, 2 replaced thumbscrews, with newer HSC, VG-EC
A great setup can make a world of difference. This instrument has been thoroughly inspected and expertly set up to play comfortably and sound its best.
Elderly Warranty: 30 days Manufacturer's Warranty: None