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    Beatles Toy Banjo (Mastro Industries, 1964). Manufactured in 1964-66 by Mastro Industries in New York, USA. This four-stringed toy instrument was originally manufactured with an instruction manual and came packaged on a colorful cardboard backing. Offered here is one of the better condition banjos we've seen, with very little damage to the face. The upper collar around the face seems to have a crack in it, but the banjo still has a nice sound. The four strings are on it and it will tune. The box offered with the lot is an early Mastro box of the same vintage, but probably not the box made for this instrument. Finding these instruments in very nice condition makes them extremely collectible when found, and this one seems to fit that bill. Very Fine.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2015
    18th-19th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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