OLD TIME 1336-4 ALFRED CAMMEYER BANJO
Price: $1,850.00 USD
Alfred Cammeyer pot from mid 1890.
12 inches diameter solid oak one ply rim with nickel silver double spunover.
Hardware is Original with one handmade reproduction bracket shoe and 2 replacement hook, shoe and nut that were added sometime in the past. Original tailpiece and tension hoop with plating wear showing brass areas.
New Jamaican goatskin head.
Original neck brace and heel cap.
One piece white oak neck aged for five years in my shop.There is an adjustable two way truss rod with heel access, Waverly high ratio tuners with ebony buttons. Ebony fingerboard, Ebony headstock veneer and headstock backplate. 25 1/2 inches sclale, 1 3/8 wide at the nut, slim profile for easy playing.
Strung with nylgut but accepts steel strings.
1/2 inch Moon Bridge.
Protected and shipped with a Superior hardshell case with wrench key and spare set of strings.
Sound wonderful for Old time ballads and waltzes with nylgut strings. It is a high quality pot that I could not resist putting it back to the music world. Plated Second Life Banjo / Carl Arcand number 1336-4 and ready for another century of music.
Shipping: shipping by buyer.
Posted By: Carl Arcand
Condition of Banjo: Used - Excellent Condition
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