Outstanding Vintage c1920's BACON Serial # 6546 Professional FF 2 Banjo with 40+ Folk Art Signatures & Names. This vintage c1920's BACON Professional FF2 banjo carries the inlaid BACON name on the peghead, Professional FF2 Serial # 6546 stamped on the interior, Rogers calf skin head with signature stamp visible on the underside of the skin, 4 string design with metal strings present, there is a STAR silhouette visible on the peghead, celluloid tuning pegs, Beautiful Maple neck, 40+ hand written pencil and ink signatures and names on the calf skin head (Wild Willie, Joe Blow, Frank Lilly, Gladys Cole, Palma Jackish, Ray Gibbs, Flotsie and more), removable metal resonator, original carrying case with grass green velvet lining and old pick. The banjo is in original condition and shows light age and wear to the materials, smudging and soiling to the signatures and names on the head, the metal resonator has small dents and worn areas from use, the green velvet lining shows age with tears in the fabric near the shoulder and the tailpiece of the banjo where it rests against the material, scuffs and wear the exterior of the carrying case, an old pick was found with the banjo and is included, weighing 10 1/2 pounds Unboxed, measuring approximately as noted below and offered as found.
Banjo: 31" x 11 3/4" x 3 1/2. Case: 31 3/4" x 13 3/8" x 6. ADDITIONAL VINTAGE BANJOS AND MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS FROM THIS UNIQUE COLLECTORS ESTATE WILL BE OFFERED SEPARATELY. ALL of my auctions contain used, old or vintage pieces, ALL have age and wear, are NOT in perfect condition unless specified, have been worn, used and loved and are offered as such, pictured well (if you want more pictures please message me) and described to the best of my knowledge. The item "Vintage c1920's BACON Professional FF2 Banjo Ser# 6546, 40+ Folk Art Signatures" is in sale since Friday, June 28, 2019.This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Vintage Musical Instruments\Vintage String\Folk & World\Banjos". The seller is "silvergraygirl" and is located in Grafton, Ohio. This item can be shipped to United States.