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May 2016

Ampeg BB-4 "Baby Bass" (21507)

The epitome of cool, this is a super clean example of an Ampeg BB-4 "Baby Bass" in sunburst. All original, featuring a fiber-glass body, short-scale upright bass neck, unusual bridge pickup, Ampeg...

Recording King RK-OT25 (21505)

The RK-OT25 is an old-time picking machine, with a steam-bent maple rim, 24-bracket tension hoop, and that. This banjo is built specifically for old-time players, with features like a scooped...

The Vernon (21506)

"The Vernon" banjo ukulele, attributed to NY banjo giant J.H. Buckbee. 8", 16 bracket spun-over rim. Mahogany neck w/ friction tuners. Set-up with skin head.

Fender Starcaster (21500)

The highly versatile Starcaster guitar offers legendary Fender tone combined with classic styling, and it's suited for all styles of music. It features a 22-fret rosewood fingerboard with dot...

Fender Starcaster (21501)

The highly versatile Starcaster guitar offers legendary Fender tone combined with classic styling, and it's suited for all styles of music. It features a 22-fret rosewood fingerboard with dot...

Martin 000-18 (21502)

Ca. 1931, this "Golden Era" guitar features a 12-fret neck w/ slotted peghead. Features a spruce top, mahogany back/sides/neck, this example retains its original belly bridge, maple bridge plate, and...

Unmarked German Made Violin (21499)

Here is a nice example of a full size German Violin. It features an ebony fingerboard, tailpiece and tuning pegs. The back is pulling away from the bottom of the instrument a bit hence the 'as is'...

April 2016

Cymbal (21492)

Epiphone Les Paul Custom (21495)

The Les Paul Custom made its debut in 1954 after the initial success of the Les Paul Goldtop. Les Paul himself suggested black as a great color for a new Les Paul because it looked "classy" and went...

Wurlitzer 200A Electric Piano (21496)

If you're looking for that classic electric Piano sound look no further. The Wurlitzer 200A Electronic Piano is a portable, light weight (aprox. 56 lbs), 64 key piano featuring, two player-facing...

Fender DG8S (21494)

Easy-playing dreadnought with solid spruce top with scalloped, quartersawn "X" bracing, mahogany back and sides, mahogany neck with 20-fret rosewood fretboard. Great sounding guitar for a great price!

Bacon & Day Silver Bell No. 1 (21487)

Extremely RARE, this is an early original five string B&D Silver Bell No. 1 complete with soft pedal mute. All original hardware intact, including Grover large-pancake tuners, friction fifth peg,...

Gibson Barney Kessel Custom (21491)

First introduced in 1961, the Barney Kessel Custom model features two Florentine cutaways, bowtie inlays, musical note peghead inlays, all hardware is gold-plated. Three-piece maple neck with 25.5...

Grover Presto (21471)

This is an original four string tailpiece with an extra hole punched in as original for a five string. This version has the small "nubs" on either side of the plate allowing in to elevate off the...

Grover Presto (21467)

This is a four string, nickel plated tailpiece as found on Gibson banjos from the 1920s-30s.Missing adjusting screw and hanger bolt. Good plating

Henry C. Dobson Fretless (21465)

This is another big, beautiful, rare Dobson with Rosewood fingerboard and peg head overlay. The banjo has the full resonator with top tension. The skinhead is 9-1/2" in diameter. The rosewood...

David Barnes Banjo ukulele (21464)

Inspired by the great Gibson UB-3 favored by George Formby, this is a soprano banjo ukulele with an 8 inch calf skinhead, laminated walnut flat resonator with cream binding and wooden marquetry on...

Michael Collins CL-1 (21484)

Made by New York City's own Michael E. Collins this guitar is similar to a small Torres, Hauser size-36 cm wide by 48.8 cm long. A very cozy guitar.Clear notes and string to string definition!...

Djembe Case (21486)

Colorful carrying case for a large djembe. Handmade in Africa, this bags comes with backpack straps for easy transportation!

Gibson J-45 (21482)

This is a good fifty year old Gibson that had the top replaced long, long ago. Typical Gibson "speed" neck measure 1-5/8" at the nut. Plugged jack hole on the side. The sunburst top looks original...

Vega Resonator Hardware (21478)

This is a complete mounting hardware which fits on a dowel stick to secure the resonator. It is standard equipment as used on Vega Professional banjos.

Kershner "Unique" (21472)

This is an original five string Kershner with five "nubs" on the string end but only four holes on the flat base. Very nice and complete but for one of the "nubs" is partially broken. Still usable...

East African Hand Lute (21481)

This is another ancient instrument brought to us from our friend Kajakne Karamba who told us it originates from East Africa. It measures 22" in length and is constructed from a hollowed out piece of...

Washburn Banjo Tailpiece (21475)

This is an extremely rare, flat style tailpiece as used on higher grade Washburn and Lyon and Healy five string banjos. Complete with end bolt and adjusting screw.

Vega Resonator Hardware (21477)

This is a complete mounting hardware which fits on a dowel stick to secure the resonator. It is standard equipment as used on Vega Professional banjos.

Grover Two tab (21479)

Here are three old Grover two tab tuners with original gold plate and large mother of pearl buttons. Complete with ferules and screws. Beautiful, beautiful buttons

S. S. Stewart Common Sense (21476)

This is an early tailpiece for a five string Stewart banjo with no ivory rosette. Complete with long hanger bolt

Djembe Case (21485)

Colorful carrying case for a large djembe. Handmade in Africa, this bags comes with backpack straps for easy transportation!

Djembe Case (21480)

Colorful carrying case for a large djembe. Handmade in Africa, this bags comes with backpack straps for easy transportation!

Bill Keith Banjo Tuners (21483)

These are the the best D-tuners available. Set of 2 pegs (for 2nd & 3rd strings), gold plated, pearloid buttons. Price new: $350. These are in the original box and have never been installed on an...

Mandinka Gourd Bass Lute (21473)

This is an instrument that we recently purchased from a trader who brings us djembes. He lives NYC and imports artifacts from his travels throughout the small villages in Western Africa. He recently...

Unmarked Fretless (214689)

This unmarked fretless banjo features a beautifully constructed six string mahogany neck with slotted peghead. The are five tuners in the peghead and a fifth on the side. The position markers are...

Unmarked Fretless (21466)

This is a funky, folk art banjo with 10-1/2" rosewood rim with eagle brackets. The neck has this brass frets and "chip" carving around the peg head and heel. Could be playable with some work and...

No Knot Tailpiece (21470)

This is an original five string tailpiece as found on banjos by the A. C. Fairbanks. It has slight brassing and very nice patine

Elite Banjo Tailpiece (21468)

Original equipment found on early Orpheum and Lyon and Healy banjos. Complete with hanger bolt.

Martin Style 0 (21462)

This little soprano walked right in with an older couple who had owned it for 60 years. It sat up in the case and said, "Buy me!". It is a completely crack free, all mahogany Martin with original...

Martin 5K (21461)

NEAR MINT, this is a recent recreation of Martin's legendary ukulele featuring solid curly koa wood throughout, and style 5 appointments. Abalone binding, gold-friction tuners with ivoroid buttons....

Gibson PB-250 (21460)

With its flashy "bow tie" inlays and square, bound peghead(complete with stair step tuners), this is an instrument from the time when cars had big fins and girls had big hair; the rim is constructed...