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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 
  • Great candidate for conversion
  • SN 77296
  • 1927
  • VG-EC (*see below)
  • Sunburst finish on "pie section" resonator
  • 2-piece mahogany neck with carved heel (refinished)
  • U-shaped neck profile
  • Ivoroid-bound 22-fret ebony fingerboard
  • Pearl dots and star inlay at 5th fret
  • 10-15/16" plastic head
  • Tubaphone tone ring
  • 28 brackets with bracket band and individual flanges
  • 1-1/4" nut, ~27" scale
  • Replacement tailpiece, armrest and tuners
  • Newer HSC
  • *VG-EC except needs (dowel stick reset, fret dress, restring and setup, etc. - sold AS-IS)

Vega Vegaphone Professional Plectrum Banjo (1927)

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AS-IS

SKU: 80U-208214

Regular price
$1,200.00 USD
Regular price
Sale price
$1,200.00 USD
This plectrum banjo from the 1920s is an excellent candidate for a 5-string conversion. It features a “pie section” resonator, 2-piece mahogany neck with carved heel, and 22-fret ebony fingerboard. Other features include a 10-15/16" head, tubaphone tone ring, 28 brackets with individual flanges and bracket band. It’s sold AS-IS (needs dowel stick reset, fret dress, restring and setup, etc.). A newer hardshell case is included. This instrument is in very good to excellent 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 
  • Great candidate for conversion
  • SN 77296
  • 1927
  • VG-EC (*see below)
  • Sunburst finish on "pie section" resonator
  • 2-piece mahogany neck with carved heel (refinished)
  • U-shaped neck profile
  • Ivoroid-bound 22-fret ebony fingerboard
  • Pearl dots and star inlay at 5th fret
  • 10-15/16" plastic head
  • Tubaphone tone ring
  • 28 brackets with bracket band and individual flanges
  • 1-1/4" nut, ~27" scale
  • Replacement tailpiece, armrest and tuners
  • Newer HSC
  • *VG-EC except needs (dowel stick reset, fret dress, restring and setup, etc. - sold AS-IS)