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Deering Advanced Model (Maple Blossom) (1980)

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SKU: 70U-208799

Regular price
$2,750.00 USD
Regular price
Sale price
$2,750.00 USD
Sharing the roster with the Basic and Intermediate models in its day, the Deering Advanced Model went on to become the Maple Blossom Model in 1981. This 1980 resonator banjo features an inlay pattern designed by Janet Deering. A newer TKL hardshell case is included. This instrument is in very good-plus condition.

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  • SN 1109880
  • 1980
  • VGC+
  • Gloss transparent brown finish
  • Maple neck and resonator
  • C-shaped neck profile
  • 22-fret ebony fingerboard with pearl "Maple Blossom" inlays
  • ~3/4" maple rim
  • 11" frosted top head
  • Deering no holes flathead tone ring
  • 24 brackets, notched tension hoop
  • Flat plate flange with circle cut outs
  • Dual coordinator rods
  • Kershner tailpiece
  • Headstock features "DEERING" banner and floral inlays
  • Grover tuners, geared 5th string peg
  • W-b-w-bound fingerboard, heel cap and resonator
  • 1-9/32" nut, ~26-3/8" scale
  • This model became the Maple Blossom in 1981
  • Inlays designed by Janet Deering
  • Built in California, U.S.A.
  • With newer TKL HSC (gray lining)
  • On consignment