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Epiphone Guitar Tuners

This is a set of six, gold plated guitar tuners for an older Epiphone archtop guitar. The housing with the letter "E" and the tuners are in working order. Complete with fancy celluloid knobs and all screws and ferules. Great for restoration.

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Banjo Roller Mute

This is an original roller style banjo mute with 1916 patent stamp. It is the mute that Richelieu copied in the 1970s to make his famour roller mute. Nickle plated

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Banjo Bridge Tenor

This is an interesting early bridge for a four string banjo. It is "compensated" on the 2nd string. It measure 1-1/2" long and 1/2" in height

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Jaw Harp

This is an older, steel Jaw Harp in great working condition. 2-1/2" wide and 3" in length. Nice vintage harp...

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Elton Slide Bar

This is a very old in nicely aged slide marked Elton. It has a "relaxed" fit with space for thumb and index fingers.

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Lo Duca Bros Leader

From the accordion crazed land of 1950's Milwaukee Wisconsin, we present this Italian-made accordion distributed by the Lo Duca Brothers. This model, The Leader, is a mid-sized accordion, and features three tonal stops, chordal buttons, and...

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Oscar Schmidt Autoharp

AS/IS; Oscar Schmidt autoharp in fairly good condition; missing one chordal arm knob, no cracks or warping on top, crack present on back/warping.

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Vintage Openback 5- string case

This is a decent hard shell banjo case for a large rim open back. The interior is purple and in fairly good condition. there is a small separation at the very bottom of the case that could be repaired. It has a new case handle. The rim size is...

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Bobby Lee Guitar Strap

This cool vintage guitar strap has a 2 1/4" shoulder pad. It is in very good condition and has the strap extender attached.

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Fairbanks Grooved Tension Hoop

9-3/4" grooved top (for flesh hoop) tension hoop for an early Fairbanks banjo.

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Realistic MPA-20

Ca. 1980 Realistic MPA-20, commonly sold at Radio Shack in that era. Amp powers up but has not been tested beyond that. Some corrosion on the bottom.

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Grover Banjo Tuners

This is a set of four diamond shaped Grover tuners as found on higher grade tenor banjos from the 1920s. These sets were found on better Vega, Gibson and Epiphone banjos from the day. Gold plated and ivoroid buttons.

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Bundy Coronet

SOLD AS FOUND. Very nice Bundy brand coronet. Engraving present on horn. Serial number present. Includes original hard case, with mouth piece, marching clip, and mute present.

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Tsumura Playing Cards

The Tsumura Playing cards were produced in limited numbers and given to clients and customers of the Tsumura Jutendo Company. This is the first in the series showing the fabulous tenor banjos from the Dixieland era. There are two decks of cards one...

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Waverly Ukulele Tuners

Here is a set of four tuners marked "Waverly Paptented". They are complete with small bakelite buttons, screws and washers.

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Klusson Deluxe

This is a very clean set of nickel plated tuners for a Gibson A-50. Complete with grommets and screws.

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Photograph: Men's Group

Photo measures 9.25" by 7.25". Frame measures 19.5" by 17". It is an original photo from 1900.

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Unmarked Bone tailpiece

This is a small, bone tailpiece measuring 1-1/4" in length and 3/4" in width. Suitable for early banjos. No mounting hardware.

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Champion Banjo Tuners

Here is a set of four Champion tuners as used on early banjos from the classical era. They are all original with the fine paper washers and black buttons.

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National Fingerpick

This is an old National fingerpick with the "Pat. No." stamp. Third variation just post WWII

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Tintype String Band

This is an original old tintype measuring 3.5" X 2.5" . It features 8 men three of whom are holding instruments. The "banjo" type instrument is six strings with a hole in the head.

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Elite Banjo Tailpiece

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

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Vega Resonator Hardware

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.

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Unsigned Angel Ukulele

Extremely curious ukulele with a pear-shaped soprano sized body, and unusual neck featuring a carved heel embellishment, six brass frets with pins on each side, and grafted angel peghead carving (tiny "hands" carved into the middle tuning peg shafts...

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The Bell Harp Co. Bell Harp

Another unusual development from the world of zithers/autoharps, this is a 41 string zither arranged with accompaniment chords on the left (A,D,F,G,C), and melodic strings on the right which are controlled in some fashion by floating metal-topped...

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A. de Vekey Style 2

Rare tenor ukulele from illusive English builder, Aladar De Vekey. 10 fret body, with 17 total frets, orange spruce top with mahogany back/sides, bound top and soundhole. Original rosewood bridge, rosewood fingerboard. Mahogany neck with heel scarf....

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Guitarmaker Magazine Issue 57 - Fall 2006

We uncovered a few copies of out-pf-print Guitarmaker Magazine for your enjoyment! All are in a little different conditions from storage, including some very slight water marks, creased corners, and worn edges, but all are in very nice condition and...

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Guitarmaker Magazine Issue 53 - Fall 2005

We uncovered a few copies of out-pf-print Guitarmaker Magazine for your enjoyment! All are in a little different conditions from storage, including some very slight water marks, creased corners, and worn edges, but all are in very nice condition and...

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Vox Style Case

This is a Vox style teardrop case from what appears to be the 1960s. The case is slightly smaller, and the neck pocket more narrow, so it does not fit a Vox teardrop guitar. The case is in nice condition with some minor peeling of the exterior tolex...

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Vintage Photograph

Large format, framed advertising photo features a young man playing an A. C. Fairbanks small banjo and a KODAK plaque on the frame. Framed it measures 33" X 27"

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Chipboard Case for J45

A grey pebble case for a Gibson J45. The outside is in good condition with some slight tearing and rust on the metal parts. The inside has some wear and the case pocket cover is missing. Length: 41.5" Lower bout: 16" Upper bout: 12" Depth: 6"

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Harptone Custom Case

Here is a very nice case made by Harptone on Long Island. The case was made for an open back banjo with a pie plate resonator. What makes this hard to fit is the fact that it is a very deep case, so please be sure to triple check your measurements...

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Hard Shell Case For Thin Guitar

This is a peculiar case for what looks to be for a thin and small bodied guitar possibly with an arched top. The outside is pretty nice with some where and all latches working. The inside shows some staining and a little wear. Total length:...

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Case For 13" 5-String Banjo

For a larger 5 string banjo that would be 13". The outside is decent with some stickers, though only the locking latch is in tact. all other latches are broken. The inside could use a little love around the edges. Width: 13" Length:...

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Manok and Renkert Chipboard Banjo case

A case from Australia for a plectrum banjo. The outside is in good condition with a little wear around the edges and the handle missing. The inside is in usable condition with some of the fabric peeling off the side and some staining. Length:...

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Elton Geared Banjo Pegs

These are New Old Stock tuners in their original box and tissue. They are the Elton version of the Grover "pancake" tuner. Perfect for restoration.

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Rectangular Slide

Rectangular, flat silde with 3/16" thick body, 1" wide and 3 1/4" long. An old style of slide from the '20s. The sides are perforated to help with grip. This on is a bit rusty, but is still usable!

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Manuel Contreras Classical Guitar Case

A very nice case for a guitar from a renowned luthier! This case features a very cool striped exterior with a red fabric interior. The exterior has some tearing of the covering, but is structurally sound. The interior is very clean. Lower bout:...

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Flat Top/Classical Case

Vintage case in very nice condition. The outside has some tears and scuffs but looks nice otherwise. All latches work, but have some rust on them. Also has the original handle. The inside seems to have been refinished, and still is in great...

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Wooden Case for Mandolin Banjo

This is a wood case for either a mandolin-banjo or a similarly shaped instrument. The wood shows one crack and some slight separation of the pieces, but both halves are structurally sound. The case handle is missing and will need new hinges...

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Champion Banjo tuners

Gold plated Champion tuners with mother of pearl buttons; set of two for restoration of a presentation grade banjo.

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Champion Banjo Tuners

Set of 4 tuners with black buttons. Suitable for restoration projects. Complete with paper washers

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Elton Banjo Mute

This is an original banjo mute used by players of the four stringed version. It fits behind the bridge and when activated it is slipped over the top of the bridge, tightened and will mute the sound of the banjo. Cosmetic condition may vary.

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Developer Brand Banjo Mute

Developer branded banjo mute for a four string banjo. The roller is a bit worn, but it is all still in good shape.

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Banjo tuners Tuners

Set of four banjo tuners complete with grained ivoroid buttons

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Bacon Banjo Bridges

Original banjo bridges from Bacon 4 string banjos. Heights are 1/2" and 5/8". Please specify height when ordering. Price is $20 each.

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Kluson Deluxe Tuners

Here are four original Kluson tuners with metal buttons

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Kluson Tuner

Single ring Kluson; old original gold plate; tulip button

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Kay Craft Heavy Turned Resonator

Kay heavily built resonator. 12-5/8" inner diameter, 13.5" outer. 1-3/8" depth. Hand engraved flange.

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Guitar Neck Classical Guitar

2" nut width and 26-7/8" scale. Very slight bow but frets are in great shape, ready for more Asturias!

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Gibson Flange

Original caste flange fromn 1930s Gibson banjo. Some cracks need repair and a piece near the neck is missing. Still a useful piece of equipment.

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Paramount Wrench

Although unmarked, these are the style of wrench used on Paramount banjos from before WWII. The price is for one wrench.

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Kluson Guitar Tuners (Set of 6)

Set of 6 Klusson guitar tuners suitable for Gibson guitars

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Grover Guitar Tuners

Here are 5, gold plated Grover Imperial tuners with stair step buttons. Great for restoration.

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Klusson Single Ring

This is an original Klusson tuner as found on early Gibson Les Paul guitars. In the parlance of the time it is referred to as a "No line, Single Ring with Pat Applied stamp". This is a bass side tuner.

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Eastman Archtop Guitar Tailpiece

Tailpiece for archtop guitar in the style of ES-350. Gold plated, bent steel wire, and brass cross-piece with raised diamond.

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