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    Here’s a Vega plectrum banjo from the “Roaring Twenties”, this Vegaphone Professional has a maple neck and pie section resonator. It plays okay, but is sold AS-IS (could use some neck work - heat press, fretwork etc.). Newer hardshell case included. This instrument is in very good condition.
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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 79760
  • 1928
  • VGC
  • 10-15/16” skin head
  • 1/2” maple rim with tortoise plastic binding
  • Light brown stain finish
  • 2-piece mahogany neck with center stripe and carved heel
  • 22 frets on ivoroid bound ebony fingerboard
  • Pearl dot and star inlay
  • Maple pie section resonator with tortoise plastic binding (1” piece of binding replaced)
  • 28 brackets with individual flanges and bracket band
  • Tubaphone tone ring
  • Presto tailpiece with VEGAPHONE PROFESSIONAL logo
  • Dowel stick stamped “VEGAPHONE” and “PROFESSIONAL”
  • Vega armrest
  • Planetary tuners with ivoroid buttons.
  • 27” scale, 1-7/32" nut
  • Newer HSC (rust lining)
  • Plays okay with repaired heel crack, could use a heat press, fretwork, setup, etc. - sold AS-IS, or convert it to 5-string with a new neck.

Vega Vegaphone Professional Plectrum (1928)

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SKU: 80U-206736

Regular price
$1,095 USD
Regular price
Sale price
$1,095 USD
Here’s a Vega plectrum banjo from the “Roaring Twenties”, this Vegaphone Professional has a maple neck and pie section resonator. It plays okay, but is sold AS-IS (could use some neck work - heat press, fretwork etc.). Newer hardshell case included. This instrument is in very good condition.
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More Details

The following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880 
  • SN 79760
  • 1928
  • VGC
  • 10-15/16” skin head
  • 1/2” maple rim with tortoise plastic binding
  • Light brown stain finish
  • 2-piece mahogany neck with center stripe and carved heel
  • 22 frets on ivoroid bound ebony fingerboard
  • Pearl dot and star inlay
  • Maple pie section resonator with tortoise plastic binding (1” piece of binding replaced)
  • 28 brackets with individual flanges and bracket band
  • Tubaphone tone ring
  • Presto tailpiece with VEGAPHONE PROFESSIONAL logo
  • Dowel stick stamped “VEGAPHONE” and “PROFESSIONAL”
  • Vega armrest
  • Planetary tuners with ivoroid buttons.
  • 27” scale, 1-7/32" nut
  • Newer HSC (rust lining)
  • Plays okay with repaired heel crack, could use a heat press, fretwork, setup, etc. - sold AS-IS, or convert it to 5-string with a new neck.