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    An exquisite conversion banjo, this Gibson TB-11 Conversion features a Frank Neat neck with intricate pearl inlays and a bound rosewood fingerboard. The resonator has a pearloid back and black and red silkscreened floral design, original brass hoop tone ring, and all new Prucha hardware with one-piece flange and Presto tailpiece. A Superior hardshell case is included. This instrument is in excellent-minus condition.
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  • Exquisite conversion 
  • Frank Neat conversion neck
  • Intricate pearl inlays
  • Bound rosewood fingerboard (they are pearl duplicates of the silkscreened one's on an original Pearloid TB-11 fretboard and headstock)
  • Black neck, rim and inside of resonator (resonator edges have been redone to match neck) 
  • Resonator has a pearloid back with black and red silkscreened floral design
  • 11" frosted top head
  • Original brass hoop tone ring
  • All new Prucha hardware with one-piece flange and Presto tailpiece
  • Five Star vintage style tuners and geared 5th string peg
  • 1-7/32" nut
  • ~26-3/8" scale
  • Period celluloid pickguard and Grover patent pickholder installed, with 
  • Superior HSC (green lining)
  • EC-
  • Consignment

Gibson TB-11 Conversion Banjo (1930's)

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SKU: 70U-205499

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$4,795 USD
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$4,795 USD
An exquisite conversion banjo, this Gibson TB-11 Conversion features a Frank Neat neck with intricate pearl inlays and a bound rosewood fingerboard. The resonator has a pearloid back and black and red silkscreened floral design, original brass hoop tone ring, and all new Prucha hardware with one-piece flange and Presto tailpiece. A Superior hardshell case is included. This instrument is in excellent-minus condition.
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  • Exquisite conversion 
  • Frank Neat conversion neck
  • Intricate pearl inlays
  • Bound rosewood fingerboard (they are pearl duplicates of the silkscreened one's on an original Pearloid TB-11 fretboard and headstock)
  • Black neck, rim and inside of resonator (resonator edges have been redone to match neck) 
  • Resonator has a pearloid back with black and red silkscreened floral design
  • 11" frosted top head
  • Original brass hoop tone ring
  • All new Prucha hardware with one-piece flange and Presto tailpiece
  • Five Star vintage style tuners and geared 5th string peg
  • 1-7/32" nut
  • ~26-3/8" scale
  • Period celluloid pickguard and Grover patent pickholder installed, with 
  • Superior HSC (green lining)
  • EC-
  • Consignment