No Name Tack Head Minstrel Banjo (recent)

sku: 60U-206049
This rustic minstrel banjo harkens back to mid 19th century America with a tackhead, hand-built ash rim, maple neck, violin pegs, and nylon strings. It’s sold AS-IS (high action, could use strings, setup, etc.).   More Details...

Only 1 piece in stock!

The following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880
  • No SN
  • Recent build
  • VGC
  • Satin natural finish
  • 1-7/16” nut, ~24-3/8”  scale
  • 12-7/8” rim,  2-5/16” depth ash rim 
  • Skin head stretched, glued and tacked over rim
  • Padauk tailpiece
  • Wood bridge
  • Maple neck and dowel stick with Dobson-style heel
  • Fretless fingerboard with scoop
  • Wood friction pegs
  • Nylon strings
  • From the upcoming TV series “Underground Railroad” (Big Indie) on Amazon 
  • Made in USA
  • High action, could use strings, setup, etc., sold AS-IS