Gibson TB-5 TENOR BANJO (1924)
A cool early vintage Gibson tenor banjo, this TB-5 model features a maple rim, a pearloid-covered maple rim, and a bound maple trapdoor resonator. The bound ebony fingerboard has fancy inlays. It’s equipped with gold hardware, including a tubular flange and 2-on-a-plate tuners. This instrument is in very good+ condition. More Details...
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A great setup can make a world of difference. This instrument has been thoroughly inspected and expertly set up to play comfortably and sound its best.
Elderly Warranty: None Manufacturer's Warranty: None
- Maple neck and (pearloid covered) rim
- Bound ebony fretboard
- Fancy inlays
- Bound maple trapdoor resonator
- Dual coordinator rods
- 10-1/2" skin head
- Tubular flange and tone ring (no ball bearings)
- Armrest installed
- Raised pickguard
- Bound headstock features overlay with logo and floral inlays
- 2-on-a-plate tuners
- Gold hardware
- 1-5/32" nut
- 20-3/4" scale
- Original hardshell case
- SN: 11024 A-24