Barr Sholder Gourd 5 string Bottle Banjo #358

Barr Sholder Gourd 5 string Bottle Banjo #358


Cherry neck
Cherry fretless fingerboard
Maple Burl head plate
Ebony friction violin tuners
Bottle gourd 11″ length, 5 1/2″ deep, 8 1/2″ wide.
2 goatskin heads(the little one really doesn’t do anything) and 2 soundports…(they do something).
Barry Sholder std banjo string set
Corian nut
Strap included
*This banjo can be ordered fretted (Contact me)
available for special order.

Please note: Available for special order means that the instrument is currently unavailable and will have to be built Usually about 2 weeks.
  • Description


Always popular, the Bottle  5 string banjo is unique as well as great sounding. 2 goatskin heads and 2 sound ports make for an amazing instrument to play and show off. Wait….. how do you hold it? Not to worry it comes with a strap at no charge. You’ll love having one of these crazy looking instruments