1931 Vega Senator Original Five String Open Back Banjo


1931 Vega Senator Original Five String Open Back Banjo

This item has been shown 0 times.

Buy Now

1931 Vega Senator Original Five String Open Back Banjo:
$710


Up for offer is a 1931 Vega Senator 5 String Banjo. This is an original 5 string and not a conversion from a tenor. It is rare to find an original Vega 5 string from the 1930's as most of their production totals from that era were, 4 string Tenor and Plectrum Banjos. The Senator is basically a Little Wonder Model that is made of Mahogany instead of Maple. It has the standard little wonder tone ring. This banjo shows normal dings and scratches and there is much wear on the nickel plated metal parts but overall this is sound and in playing condition. The neck is straight and at a very good angle. The string action is low with a 5/8ths height bridge. The neck plays right up to the last fret with no buzzing or fretting out. The banjo has no cracks or repairs. The pot is 10-15/16 inches had has a skin head. The tailpiece is not original. The tuners are the original Grovers and they work well. The scale is 26-3/4 inches. This banjo plays and sounds super. You can buy a good new import open back banjo for $800.00 to $1400.00 dollars or for about the same money get an 80+ year old vintage banjo made by one of the best banjo makers of all times. There is no case with this sale but I pack super well. The banjo will arrive safely. Winner to pay $40.00 dollars shipping in the lower 48 states.

1931 Vega Senator Original Five String Open Back Banjo:
$710

Buy Now



1927 Vintage Bacon 4 String Tenor Banjo Style C Mahoghany Tulip Resonator  picture
1927 Vintage Bacon 4 String Tenor Banjo Style C Mahoghany Tulip Resonator


*rare* Antique Early Maybell Banjo Ukulele Vintage Wood 4 String 1920's picture
*rare* Antique Early Maybell Banjo Ukulele Vintage Wood 4 String 1920's


Vintage 1920's Ritcher Ukulele Banjo Chicago, Illinois Uke Banjolele Instrument picture
Vintage 1920's Ritcher Ukulele Banjo Chicago, Illinois Uke Banjolele Instrument


Gibson Banjo 1930s Tb-11 picture
Gibson Banjo 1930s Tb-11


Vintage Tempo Four String Banjo Project Nds Strings And Bridge And Set Up Mij picture
Vintage Tempo Four String Banjo Project Nds Strings And Bridge And Set Up Mij


Nos Richelieu Banjo Master Mute Tailpiece Roller Steamer Nickel Plated Us Made picture
Nos Richelieu Banjo Master Mute Tailpiece Roller Steamer Nickel Plated Us Made