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  • Vintage tenor banjo in need of parts and work to make playable, an excellent prospect for a shop project! (needs cleaning, plastic head, bridge, strings, fretboard binding, nut, set-up, hooks, nuts, etc. 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 63579
  • 1925
  • FC (needs cleaning, plastic head, bridge, strings, fretboard binding, nut, set-up, hooks, nuts, etc. etc. - sold AS-IS)
  • Tenor banjo
  • Satin natural finish
  • Brass hoop tone ring
  • NO HEAD -10-15/16" replacement size
  • 3-ply maple rim, stamped "63579", tortoise plastic binding, black finished rim cap
  • 28 brackets and shoes (rusted, need replacing)
  • Notched tension hoop
  • "Pie plate" sectional mahogany resonator
  • 2-piece maple neck with center stripe
  • 17-fret ebony fingerboard with pearl dots and star (missing binding)
  • "V" neck profile
  • 1-3/16" nut slot (needs nut), 20" scale (needs bridge)
  • Dowel stick stamped "63579", "WHYTE LAYDIE", "STYLE R", " MADE BY | THE VEGA COMPANY | BOSTON, MASS. USA" "PAT. NUMBERS"
  • Pearwood heel cap and peghead overlay features star inlay
  • NO TAILPIECE
  • Pearloid hard shell case (green lining) (no handle)
  • Built in Boston, USA

Vega Whyte Laydie Style R Tenor Banjo (1925)

Intl. Fees
AS-IS
Used

SKU: 80U-211246

Regular price
$650 USD
Regular price
Sale price
$650 USD
Vintage tenor banjo in need of parts and work to make playable, an excellent prospect for a shop project! (needs cleaning, plastic head, bridge, strings, fretboard binding, nut, set-up, hooks, nuts, etc. etc. - sold AS-IS)
More Details

More Details

The following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880
  • SN 63579
  • 1925
  • FC (needs cleaning, plastic head, bridge, strings, fretboard binding, nut, set-up, hooks, nuts, etc. etc. - sold AS-IS)
  • Tenor banjo
  • Satin natural finish
  • Brass hoop tone ring
  • NO HEAD -10-15/16" replacement size
  • 3-ply maple rim, stamped "63579", tortoise plastic binding, black finished rim cap
  • 28 brackets and shoes (rusted, need replacing)
  • Notched tension hoop
  • "Pie plate" sectional mahogany resonator
  • 2-piece maple neck with center stripe
  • 17-fret ebony fingerboard with pearl dots and star (missing binding)
  • "V" neck profile
  • 1-3/16" nut slot (needs nut), 20" scale (needs bridge)
  • Dowel stick stamped "63579", "WHYTE LAYDIE", "STYLE R", " MADE BY | THE VEGA COMPANY | BOSTON, MASS. USA" "PAT. NUMBERS"
  • Pearwood heel cap and peghead overlay features star inlay
  • NO TAILPIECE
  • Pearloid hard shell case (green lining) (no handle)
  • Built in Boston, USA