Vega Vegavox IV Deluxe Tenor Banjo (early 1970's)

$3,500 $4,500
sku: 80U-199488
An exceptional tenor banjo, this Vega Vegavox IV Deluxe features a deep resonator with carved designs, including a large "DE-LUXE VEGAVOX" star, as well as colorful painted flowers and geometric designs. It’s equipped with all gold hardware, except for a non-original chrome armrest. Other details include an engraved 4-piece flat plate flange, a Tubaphone tone ring with "barbell" cutouts, and a fancy painted headstock. This impressive instrument is in excellent-minus condition.   More Details...

  • Deep (2-3/4") resonator with carved designs including large "DE-LUXE VEGAVOX" star plus colorful painted flowers and geometric designs
  • All gold hardware except added chrome armrest
  • Engraved 4-piece flat plate flange
  • Top tension adjustment
  • Tubaphone tone ring with "barbell" cutouts
  • Engraved tailpiece
  • Natural finish 2-piece maple neck with mahogany center strip
  • White-bound 19-fret ebony fingerboard with engraved pearl inlays
  • Fancy painted headstock with "VEGA" and star motif
  • White truss rod cover with gold painted design and "IV"
  • Gold tuners with white plastic buttons
  • Built by C.F. Martin & Co. (Martin hot stamp inside rim)
  • 1-5/32" nut
  • 23" scale
  • 11" smooth plastic head
  • Brown Gibson hardshell case
  • Consignment
  • EC-
  • SN: 7