Unsigned Eagle Bracket Fretless

  • Good Condition
  • Year: circa 1870s
  • No Case


A light weight and sweet sounding Reconstruction era fretless minstrel banjo with plently of charm and tone. The 11" pot was made with shiplap construction and is metal clad; 6 original Eagle brackets, with a few replaced nuts; old brass tailpiece. The fretless mahogany neck is simple, and features a "rustic" v profile, with "quarter-fret" brass plate in lower positions; scale is about 25"; equipped with new Peghed geared friction tuners.


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