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    This tenor banjo from the 50's needs a little work to restore it to playing shape. Features include a maple rim, gloss sunburst finish on maple resonator and neck, Little Wonder tone ring, ebony fingerboard and a 4-piece flange. Original brown hard shell case. Made in USA. (needs set-up, strings, fret level, etc. - sold AS-IS)  
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The following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880
  • SN 98983
  • 1953
  • VGC (needs set-up, strings, fret level, etc. - sold AS-IS)
  • Gloss sunburst finish 
  • 1-1/4" nut
  • Double bound maple resonator
  • 5/8" maple rim
  • 10-15/16" skin head
  • Dowel stick stamped "LITTLE WONDER" "98983" "MADE BY THE VEGA COMPANY"
  • 4-piece flange
  • 28 brackets and shoes
  • Notched tension rim
  • Little Wonder tone ring
  • Vegavox tailpiece
  • 2-piece maple neck with centerstrip
  • 19 fret bound ebony fingerboard with pearl dot markers
  • "V" neck profile
  • "Pancake" tuners with white buttons
  • 22-5/8" scale
  • Armrest
  • 6.8 lbs.
  • Original brown hard shell case (lavender lining)
  • Made in USA

Vega Little Wonder Tenor Banjo (1953)

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AS-IS
Used

SKU: 80U-211492

Regular price
$1,000 USD
Regular price
Sale price
$1,000 USD
This tenor banjo from the 50's needs a little work to restore it to playing shape. Features include a maple rim, gloss sunburst finish on maple resonator and neck, Little Wonder tone ring, ebony fingerboard and a 4-piece flange. Original brown hard shell case. Made in USA. (needs set-up, strings, fret level, etc. - sold AS-IS)  
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The following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880
  • SN 98983
  • 1953
  • VGC (needs set-up, strings, fret level, etc. - sold AS-IS)
  • Gloss sunburst finish 
  • 1-1/4" nut
  • Double bound maple resonator
  • 5/8" maple rim
  • 10-15/16" skin head
  • Dowel stick stamped "LITTLE WONDER" "98983" "MADE BY THE VEGA COMPANY"
  • 4-piece flange
  • 28 brackets and shoes
  • Notched tension rim
  • Little Wonder tone ring
  • Vegavox tailpiece
  • 2-piece maple neck with centerstrip
  • 19 fret bound ebony fingerboard with pearl dot markers
  • "V" neck profile
  • "Pancake" tuners with white buttons
  • 22-5/8" scale
  • Armrest
  • 6.8 lbs.
  • Original brown hard shell case (lavender lining)
  • Made in USA