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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3007B Boston
May 14, 2017 12:00 PMCalender

Tonebuilt Tenor Banjo, c. 1922

Auction: Musical Instruments - 3007B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 14, 2017 12:00PM


Tonebuilt Tenor Banjo, c. 1922, serial no. 3105, stamped CALVERT PARKER/MAKER/KEENE, N.H./PATENTED 7.11.22/MFD. EXPRESSLY FOR/OLIVER DITSON CO./BOSTON, MASS., with case and framed handbill for Cushman's Silver Toned Banjo Band, featuring original owner with banjo.
Estimate $100-200

Cracks in neck at heel.

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