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    Black-bound burled maple resonator with integral f-hole flange.11" 5-Star plastic head. Silver Bell tone ring. 19-fret ivoroid-bound ebony fingerboard with fancy pearl inlays.  "GROVER PAT." tuners with ivoroid buttons. Oettinger finger-style tailpiece. B&D soft pedal mute. 1-1/8" nut, ~23-1/8" scale. With newer HSC (burgundy lining). VGC. On consignment.
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The following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880 
  • SN 25014
  • 1928
  • VGC
  • Sunburst finish
  • 2-piece maple neck and burled maple resonator
  • Integral f-hole flange
  • Ivoroid-bound 19-fret ebony fingerboard
  • Fancy pearl inlays
  • Ebony fingerboard underlay
  • Back of headstock features ebony back strapping
  • Headstock overlay features pearl floral inlays and "B&D / Silver / Bell"  logo
  • "GROVER PAT." tuners with ivoroid buttons
  • ~5/8" maple rim
  • 11" 5-Star plastic head
  • Silver Bell tone ring, dowel stick
  • 24 brackets, Notched tension hoop
  • B&D soft pedal mute
  • Oettinger finger-style tailpiece, armrest
  • 1-1/8" nut, ~23-1/8" scale
  • With newer HSC (burgundy lining)
  • On consignment

Bacon & Day Silver Bell No.1 Tenor Banjo (1928)

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SKU: 80U-209483

Regular price
$1,600 USD
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Sale price
$1,600 USD
Black-bound burled maple resonator with integral f-hole flange.11" 5-Star plastic head. Silver Bell tone ring. 19-fret ivoroid-bound ebony fingerboard with fancy pearl inlays.  "GROVER PAT." tuners with ivoroid buttons. Oettinger finger-style tailpiece. B&D soft pedal mute. 1-1/8" nut, ~23-1/8" scale. With newer HSC (burgundy lining). VGC. On consignment.
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More Details

The following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880 
  • SN 25014
  • 1928
  • VGC
  • Sunburst finish
  • 2-piece maple neck and burled maple resonator
  • Integral f-hole flange
  • Ivoroid-bound 19-fret ebony fingerboard
  • Fancy pearl inlays
  • Ebony fingerboard underlay
  • Back of headstock features ebony back strapping
  • Headstock overlay features pearl floral inlays and "B&D / Silver / Bell"  logo
  • "GROVER PAT." tuners with ivoroid buttons
  • ~5/8" maple rim
  • 11" 5-Star plastic head
  • Silver Bell tone ring, dowel stick
  • 24 brackets, Notched tension hoop
  • B&D soft pedal mute
  • Oettinger finger-style tailpiece, armrest
  • 1-1/8" nut, ~23-1/8" scale
  • With newer HSC (burgundy lining)
  • On consignment