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    One of Gibson's longstanding go to banjo models. Maple neck and resonator. Flathead tone ring and one piece flange. Pearl bowtie inlays. With OHSC (yellow 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 
  • One of Gibson's most popular banjo models
  • SN 560996
  • 1969
  • VGC+
  • Sunburst finish
  • Mahogany neck and resonator
  • White-bound ebony fingerboard with pearl bowtie inlays
  • "MASTERTONE" block inlay in 22nd fret
  • W-b-w double bound resonator
  • W-b-w dual concentric purfling rings on back of resonator
  • Fiddle headstock shape with pearl "Gibson" logo and crown inlay
  • Standard neck shape (U-shape going into C-shape after 5th fret)
  • ~1/2" black finished maple rim
  • 11"frosted top head
  • Flathead tone ring
  • 24 brackets, notched tension hoop
  • Tension tailpiece
  • Armrest
  • Dual coordinator rods (one is replaced)
  • Hardware has been cleaned and polished
  • Kluson "Stairstep" tuning machines
  • Newer geared 5th string peg
  • Plugged holes on neck from removed 5th string capo
  • Railroad spikes at frets 7 and 9
  • Inside of resonator has been refinished in light brown on back
  • 1-7/32" nut, ~26-1/2" scale
  • Built in Michigan, U.S.A.
  • With Lifton OHSC (yellow lining)
  • On consignm(more...)

Gibson RB-250 (1969)

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SKU: 70U-209800

Regular price
$2,750 USD
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Sale price
$2,750 USD
One of Gibson's longstanding go to banjo models. Maple neck and resonator. Flathead tone ring and one piece flange. Pearl bowtie inlays. With OHSC (yellow lining). VGC+. On consignment.
More Details

More Details

The following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880 
  • One of Gibson's most popular banjo models
  • SN 560996
  • 1969
  • VGC+
  • Sunburst finish
  • Mahogany neck and resonator
  • White-bound ebony fingerboard with pearl bowtie inlays
  • "MASTERTONE" block inlay in 22nd fret
  • W-b-w double bound resonator
  • W-b-w dual concentric purfling rings on back of resonator
  • Fiddle headstock shape with pearl "Gibson" logo and crown inlay
  • Standard neck shape (U-shape going into C-shape after 5th fret)
  • ~1/2" black finished maple rim
  • 11"frosted top head
  • Flathead tone ring
  • 24 brackets, notched tension hoop
  • Tension tailpiece
  • Armrest
  • Dual coordinator rods (one is replaced)
  • Hardware has been cleaned and polished
  • Kluson "Stairstep" tuning machines
  • Newer geared 5th string peg
  • Plugged holes on neck from removed 5th string capo
  • Railroad spikes at frets 7 and 9
  • Inside of resonator has been refinished in light brown on back
  • 1-7/32" nut, ~26-1/2" scale
  • Built in Michigan, U.S.A.
  • With Lifton OHSC (yellow lining)
  • On consignm(more...)