Banjo #319 Fretless “Big Canteen”


Banjo #319 Fretless “Big Canteen”


Nicely figured Curly Maple neck with danish oil finish
Curly Cherry fretless fingerboard
Purpleheart veneer peghead
Ebony friction violin tuners….very smooth!
Big Canteen gourd measuring 11″ dia x 4 1/2″ deep with 1 1/2″ soundport
Romero style tailpiece Corian nut
Big bright sound…..see some of my Youtube video to get a sound byte
Strung with Barry Sholder gourd std. 5 string banjo set. Extras available on accessories page

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This banjo is sporting a big 11″ canteen gourd. Gourds this size are hard toi come by and have to be special ordered from the gourd grower. This guy is 1″ smaller than the MOAG model hat has a 12 ” canteen. The fretless fingerboard on  this guys is Curly Cherry with some crazy figuring, stained Black Cherry to compliment the Purpleheart peghead.

Additional information

Weight 3 lbs
Dimensions 43 x 12 x 12 in