Gibson TB-3 Tenor Banjo (1925)

$2,000
sku: 80U-203323
A nice tenor banjo from the early 20th century, this Gibson TB-3 has a maple neck and a resonator, both with a red stain. The 3/4" red stained maple rim features a ball bearing archtop tone ring with exterior holes. It has a 19-fret Brazilian rosewood fingerboard with pearl diamond and slotted square inlays. This instrument is in very good+ condition.   More Details...

  • Red stained maple neck and resonator
  • 19-fret Brazilian rosewood fingerboard with pearl diamond and slotted square inlays
  • 3/4" red stained maple rim
  • Ball bearing archtop tone ring with exterior holes
  • Two piece flange
  • Dual coordinator rods
  • 24 hooks
  • Grooved tension hoop
  • "GROVER PATENT" Presto tailpiece
  • Script "Gibson" and "MASTERTONE" inlays on fiddle shaped headstock
  • Ivoroid-bound fingerboard and resonator
  • 11" skin head
  • 1-7/32" nut
  • ~22-3/4 scale
  • "GROVER PAT." tuners with ivoroid buttons
  • Original rim decal
  • Two replacement resonator attachment screws
  • Original hardshell case (blue lining, newer handle)
  • Consignment
  • VGC+
  • SN: 8126-19