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    Sale 8739

    Pop and Collectable Guitars

    27 April 2000, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 183

    A Conrad five-string banjo

    Price Realised  

    A Conrad five-string banjo
    rosewood body, mahogany neck, twenty-two fret rosewood fingerboard with bow tie inlays; and a hardshell contour case


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    This banjo was a gift to Chips Moman in the mid-1970s from bluegrass banjo legend Earl Scruggs, after Moman had produced an album for the Earl Scruggs Revue.

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