This is a gorgeous openback 17 fret tenor banjo in both looks and sound! This would be a fantastic banjo for either Irish style playing or traditional jazz. Truly is a killer tenor banjo.
The tubaphone tone ring is one of the most sought after tone rings in banjo history for its clarity and warmth. Deering Banjo Company has been making Vega banjos for over 20 years and have taken a treasured banjo brand to new highs.
Neck: Curly Maple Stained Light Amber 17 Nickel Silver Frets Mother of Pearl Vega Inlay Pattern Adjustable Truss Rod Ebony Fingerboard Ivoroid Binding Bone Nut Traditional Vega Neck Shape Deering Planetary Tuners Deering Geared 5th String Tuner High Gloss Finish
Pot: Tubaphone Tone Ring 3-Ply Violin Grade Maple Rim Fiberskyn Head Deering Tailpiece Dual Coordinator Rods Brass Bracket Band Deering 5/8" Smile Bridge