• Fine Musical Instruments auction at Christies

    Sale 2204

    Fine Musical Instruments

    13 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 44

    THREE BANJOS

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    THREE BANJOS
    VAN EPS, A 5-STRING BANJO, MODEL RECORDING, NEW YORK, CIRCA 1925,the headstock inlaid Van Eps, the dowel stick bearing a plaque engraved VAN EPS RECORDING BANJO (PATENTED) and stamped 517, diameter of the head 12 1/16 in. -FAIRBANKS/VEGA COMPANY, A TENOR BANJO, WHYTE LAYDIE STYLE R, BOSTON, 1930,the headstock inlaid VEGA, the dowel stick stamped 93007 WHYTE LAYDIE, the pot stamped 93007, diameter of the head 11 in. -S. S. STEWART, A TENOR BANJO, WONDERTONE, STYLE A, PHILADELPHIA, CIRCA 1935, all with cases (6)


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