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Dogwood 11" Open-Back Banjo, Walnut, Aged Brass Hardware - SOLD


(NOS) Dogwood Banjos, built by our good friend Mike Chew, remind us how much love can go into a hand-made instrument.  Dogwood open-backs have a very satisfying mix of rustic aesthetics and fine details for the wood-obsessed.

This walnut 11" model has a nice deep pot, inspired by the work of the great Chuck Lee.  The neck is walnut with a wenge center strip, and the scale length is 25 1/2".  Aged brass hardware with matching gold tuners with ebony knobs.  Tone-rim construction.

This banjo has a good amount of pluck but also a sweetness of tone.  Very pleasing for clawhammer and old time.  Price includes soft case. 

Being sold as New Old Stock (NOS) with no warranty.

Serial #173
AMW Price: $1,795 (Online checkout, ON SALE)

For more information, email or call (412) 422-0710

$1,795.00 $2,195.00