Paramount/Orpheum Custom Built Special Tenor Banjo (short scale) SOLD

I have for sale a 1935 Paramount/Orpheum Custom Built Special Tenor Banjo (short scale) in first class condition. To see more photos go to... www.purebanjo.com

  • Beautiful abalone inlays on the fretboard, headstock overlay and the heel cap.
  • Elaborate floral heel carving and is adorned with other detailed marquetry throughout.
  • Ebony fretboard with intricate inlay marquetry
  • 7 piece laminated neck made from mahogany and maple
  • 8 piece laminated head stock in multi-coloured hard woods
  • Birds-Eye maple rim hosting the patented Paramount tone ring (gold plated)
  • Paramount badge with name ‘made by William Lange’ and serial number
  • Maple resonator dark stained with maple in
  • Gold plated ‘page one’ geared tuners
  • Gold plated flange with scalloped designed side walls
  • top tension hoop and hooks gold plated
  • Gold plated Paramount tail piece and gold plated hot-dog arm rest
  • low action and straight neck
  • comes with original hard shell case
  • No breaks, repairs or re-lacquer, totally original.

Irish trad session players will love this custom hand built 17 fret banjo with a short 21″ scale length, which makes it a great option for any mandolinist looking to get into tenor banjo.  It has a very clear, open and warm response that complements single-note melodies and fiddle tunes beautifully.

Banjo is now Sold

Comes with a vintage hardshell case. Contact me through my website http://www.purebanjo.com/contact/ Mobile: 07854061995 Other banjos coming up for sale include a Paramount Style C (19 fret)  Weymann Style 1 (19 fret). Check out the website for other banjo stuff.

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