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    1930's Gibson Kel Kroyden Style 11 5-String Banjo. 7B 11 conversion banjo with a beautifully crafted repro neck built by Heartland Guitar & Banjo Co. Rim has been converted to modern dual coordinating rods and a simple rolled brass tone ring. EMG-ACB pickup system has been unsettled. New pearloid work and stenciling on neck matches very close to the original pearloid and stencil on the resonator. One piece flange and tension hoop are lightly corroded but in good condition. 5-string tailpiece appears to be modern. Excellent neck angle, frets and playability. Condition: Excellent. The Musical Legacy of Louis Jay Meyers Collection. Price Guide Value $3,500

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2017
    25th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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