1949 Gibson TB-150 banjo with FON 4887-22. This is from a Reverb listing which read:
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You are looking at an rare circa 1950 Gibson TB-150 Tenor Banjo. It appears to be in 100% original condition without any repairs, cracks, or replaced components.The neck is straight with a working truss rod. The finish has signs of moderate use with small dings and scratches, but it retains an amazing lustre for an instrument that is almost 65 years old! Even the nickel hardware still retains a sheen that is uncommon for banjos of this age. The auction includes the original hardshell case, an original vintage banjo strap, German made ebony string mute, head key, extra tailpiece, and a period single string package.
You will absolutely love this banjo for Dixieland Era Jazz, Old-time and Celtic/Irish music.
BONUS this guitar will receive a professional set-up using the new strings it currently has before it ships. We feel so strongly that you’ll like what you see, we’re including our 14-Day Satisfaction Guarantee to this product, making it a no-risk purchase.
Year: ca. 1950
Country/Make: Kalamazoo, Michigan