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  • This turn of the century 5-string Weymann banjo will make a great banjo for someone after some TLC. Original 5-string cherry neck with V-shaped neck profile. Metal clad rim with skin head. Ebony fingerboard with fancy inlays. With rough chipboard SSC. FC except needs (dowel stick reset, re-fretted, new head, 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 
  • 5-string model
  • SN 2749
  • c.1905
  • FC *(see below)
  • Light brown stain on cherry neck
  • V-shaped neck profile with dowel stick
  • Metal clad rim over wood (painted black)
  • 241 brackets
  • ~10-1/2" skin head
  • 22-fret ebony fingerboard
  • Pearl diamond, slotted squares and star inlays
  • Headstock overlay partially missing
  • 1/4 moon and star inlay on headstock
  • Newer friction tuners, non-matching 5th string peg
  • Decal on back of headstock reads "KEYSTONE STATE / HIGH GRADE / MANUF'D BY
  • / H.A. WEYMANN & SON / MAKERS OF THE / WEYMANN / HIGHEST GRADE"
  • Interesting non-original tailpiece installed
  • Unique neck brace system
  • 1-7/32" nut, ~26" scale
  • With rough chipboard SSC
  • *FC except needs (dowel stick reset, re-fretted, new head, etc. - sold AS-IS)

Weymann Keystone State High Grade Open Back Banjo (c.1905)

Intl. Fees
AS-IS
Used

SKU: 60U-211383

Regular price
$750 USD
Regular price
Sale price
$750 USD
This turn of the century 5-string Weymann banjo will make a great banjo for someone after some TLC. Original 5-string cherry neck with V-shaped neck profile. Metal clad rim with skin head. Ebony fingerboard with fancy inlays. With rough chipboard SSC. FC except needs (dowel stick reset, re-fretted, new head, 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 
  • 5-string model
  • SN 2749
  • c.1905
  • FC *(see below)
  • Light brown stain on cherry neck
  • V-shaped neck profile with dowel stick
  • Metal clad rim over wood (painted black)
  • 241 brackets
  • ~10-1/2" skin head
  • 22-fret ebony fingerboard
  • Pearl diamond, slotted squares and star inlays
  • Headstock overlay partially missing
  • 1/4 moon and star inlay on headstock
  • Newer friction tuners, non-matching 5th string peg
  • Decal on back of headstock reads "KEYSTONE STATE / HIGH GRADE / MANUF'D BY
  • / H.A. WEYMANN & SON / MAKERS OF THE / WEYMANN / HIGHEST GRADE"
  • Interesting non-original tailpiece installed
  • Unique neck brace system
  • 1-7/32" nut, ~26" scale
  • With rough chipboard SSC
  • *FC except needs (dowel stick reset, re-fretted, new head, etc. - sold AS-IS)