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  • Image 1 of Doug Unger Presentation Electric (c.1990) - SKU# 60U-204452 : Product Type Open Back Banjos : Elderly Instruments
    Another fine instrument with exquisite artistry from the shop of artist / musician Doug Unger, this openback banjo features a Presentation mahogany neck with carved heel on a metal clad pot, and Electric (Whyte Laydie) tone ring. The fretboard and headstock are ivoroid-bound, and the headstock features intricate flowerpot and bird engraved inlays, with floral inlays and a Dragon/Gargoyle creature on the back of the headstock. Other features include Planetary style tuners, a 1-1/4" fluted bone nut, and trefoil inlay on the heel cap. Hardshell case included. This instrument is in excellent condition.
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  • Presentation mahogany neck with carved heel
  • Metal clad "Electric" style pot
  •  ~10-1/2" skin head
  • 22-fret ebony fingerboard
  • Elaborate pearl engraved inlays 
  • 28 brackets
  • Notched tension hoop
  • Electric (Whyte Laydie) tone ring
  • Ivoroid-bound fretboard and headstock 
  • Trefoil inlay on heel cap
  • Headstock features intricate flowerpot and bird engraved inlays
  • Back of headstock features floral inlays and Dragon / Gargoyle creature
  • Planetary style tuners and geared 5th string peg with pearl buttons 
  • ~26-3/8" scale
  • 1-1/4" fluted bone nut
  • Dowel stick features "D. UNGER", "ELECTRIC" and "PRESENTATION" plaques
  • Recent, slightly oversized Superior hardshell case
  • EC
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Doug Unger Presentation Electric Open Back Banjo (c.1990)

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SKU: 60U-204452

Regular price
$8,500 USD
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$8,500 USD
Another fine instrument with exquisite artistry from the shop of artist / musician Doug Unger, this openback banjo features a Presentation mahogany neck with carved heel on a metal clad pot, and Electric (Whyte Laydie) tone ring. The fretboard and headstock are ivoroid-bound, and the headstock features intricate flowerpot and bird engraved inlays, with floral inlays and a Dragon/Gargoyle creature on the back of the headstock. Other features include Planetary style tuners, a 1-1/4" fluted bone nut, and trefoil inlay on the heel cap. Hardshell case included. This instrument is in excellent condition.
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  • Presentation mahogany neck with carved heel
  • Metal clad "Electric" style pot
  •  ~10-1/2" skin head
  • 22-fret ebony fingerboard
  • Elaborate pearl engraved inlays 
  • 28 brackets
  • Notched tension hoop
  • Electric (Whyte Laydie) tone ring
  • Ivoroid-bound fretboard and headstock 
  • Trefoil inlay on heel cap
  • Headstock features intricate flowerpot and bird engraved inlays
  • Back of headstock features floral inlays and Dragon / Gargoyle creature
  • Planetary style tuners and geared 5th string peg with pearl buttons 
  • ~26-3/8" scale
  • 1-1/4" fluted bone nut
  • Dowel stick features "D. UNGER", "ELECTRIC" and "PRESENTATION" plaques
  • Recent, slightly oversized Superior hardshell case
  • EC
  • Consignment