Gibson / TB 5 DeLuxe Tenor Banjo / 1926 / Stringed Instrument For Sale
Gibson TB 5 de Luxe, tenor banjo
11 inch head size, serial number 8357-3, ~ 1926,
Excellent condition, all original. Suitable for a nice
5-string conversion. A tone ring mate sets in the
ball bearing ring and raises it just above the arch
to give a full 11” sound.
Holes in the skird, engraving and satin gold-plating,
neck, rim and resonator are double-bound with wood
marquetry and pearloid binding as per the catalog
specifications, planet tuners with pearl buttons, original
Kershner shorty tailpiece, wrist-mute.
Plays and sounds great, original hard case.