Custom Mastertone-Style Mahogany Banjo – Hearts & Flowers Inlays

$2,250.00 $1,995.00

Nice version of a handmade RB-3 style banjo by Bill Neaves Sr, using all good components. Mr. Neaves enjoyed building banjos and especially necks.


Exc condition. Mahogany banjo.
Neck has grained ivoroid binding. Top and back of resonator have multiple ivoroid binding. Back of resonator has concentric circle purflings. Fiddle peghead with normal Hearts and Flowers inlay and Gibson logo at top. Gabon Ebony fingerboard with pearl Hearts and Flowers inlay. Railroad spikes installed at A, B, C, D. Neck has a full feel.
Nickel hardware, including Gotoh two-band tuners and Schaller 5th, all with matching ivoroid buttons. Distinctive Ebony heelcap with pearl inlay.
This banjo has good punch and growl.
Comes with good hard case.