Mahogany 5-string banjo with cream binding along fingerboard and top and back of resonator. Concentric circles in back of resonator.
Double-cut peghead with Gibson logo at top and Wreath pattern inlays. Flat Gabon Ebony fingerboard with Wreath inlays and “Mastertone” block at 15th fret.
Ebony heelcap with floral inlay pattern.
Nickel Gotoh tuners with matching pearloid buttons. R.R. spikes at A, B, C & D positions.
All Nickel hardware. Currently set-up with fiberskyn head.
This banjo was made by a local craftsman who is a lifelong musician. He built lots of banjos and banjo necks.
All parts and methods are “correct”, meaning there is nothing to “fix” or to change.
The sound is very good. Comes with good HC.