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For Sale: 1922 Bacon and Day Silver Bell #1 *** CUSTOMIZED Tenor Price: $3199.00

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This is a circa 1922 Bacon and Day Tenor (# 7686 ) banjo that was originally a #1 - now with EXTENSIVE customization. It should be about a #6.

I spent about 80 hours customizing this banjo, I have spent over $4000 for the banjo plus the engraving/gold plating/pearl. The major metal parts are all hand engraved (by Ron Chasey) , with the parts gold plated. The heel has been carved. I in-layed an extensive amount of pearl (back of peg head, resonator, wooden rim, and heel. I also engraved almost all of the pearl, even the fret board inlays. I believe the head is new and there is a Farquhar bridge and Ottenger tail piece.

Look at the photos! It should now be about a # 6 !




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Price: $3,199.00 USD

Shipping: I will pay shipping/insurance costs to lower 48 states.

Posted By: timliudahl

United States, IL, 61455

Contact Info: If interested call 1-309-837-1067 after 1:00 to 4:00 P.M. or 8:00 to 12 midnight. If I'm not home leave me a message and your phone number and I'll get back to you.

Condition of Banjo:
Used - Excellent Condition

Type: 4-String

Brand: Bacon & Day

Ad Status: Active, #70930

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