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  • Hand carved neck of Jamaican Blue Mahoe is particularly colorful.  S-shaped peghead, with purpleheart pegs, and a dark goatskin head.  Handmade by Jeff Menzies.
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  • Menzies Gourd Banjo #485
  • Handcarved Jamaican Blue Mahoe neck
  • Straight-edge fingerboard with sloped scoop
  • Gourd body with soundhole on side
  • Gourd measures approx 10.5" wide X 6.5" tall
  • Goatskin head is tacked & glued in place
  • Handcarved Purpleheart tuning pegs
  • Handcarved Lignum Vitae tailpiece
  • Bone nut 
  • Nylgut strings
  • Scale: approx 26"
  • Overall length: 41"
  • Handmade by Jeff Menzies in Jamaica

Menzies Fretless Gourd Banjo #485

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SKU: MGB85-485

Regular price
$995 USD
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$995 USD
Hand carved neck of Jamaican Blue Mahoe is particularly colorful.  S-shaped peghead, with purpleheart pegs, and a dark goatskin head.  Handmade by Jeff Menzies.
More Details

More Details

  • Menzies Gourd Banjo #485
  • Handcarved Jamaican Blue Mahoe neck
  • Straight-edge fingerboard with sloped scoop
  • Gourd body with soundhole on side
  • Gourd measures approx 10.5" wide X 6.5" tall
  • Goatskin head is tacked & glued in place
  • Handcarved Purpleheart tuning pegs
  • Handcarved Lignum Vitae tailpiece
  • Bone nut 
  • Nylgut strings
  • Scale: approx 26"
  • Overall length: 41"
  • Handmade by Jeff Menzies in Jamaica