New Barry Sholder 5 string fretless Gourd banjo #376 “Fencepost”
Barnwood peghead w/ 1rusty nails
Ebony friction violin tuners…..very smooth operation
Oak fretless fingerboard
Ebony nut 36 3/16″ scale tuned to std G
Goatskin head w/weatherproofing
Canteen gourd 10″ dia x 4″ deep left natural from the fields with matte urethane finish
Please note: Available for special order means that the instrument is currently unavailable and will have to be built Usually about 2 weeks.
This is the same model banjo that will be played in the movie “Underground Railroad” that is being filmed in Savannah Georgia.
The banjo is all raw and natural except for the neck and fingerboard which are smooth and finished. The peghead has 1 rusty nail as if the peghead plate was nailed on.