New Barry Sholder Mini-5 #378 Travel 5 string banjo Fretted
Modified Jacobs minstrel peghead
Ebony friction violin pegs
Rosewood fretted fingerboard 14 frets and frailing scoop
Barry Sholder Mini 5 string set
Kettle gourd 8″ dia x 4 1/2″ deep with 2 ” sound port
oiled goatskin head
Please note: Available for special order means that the instrument is currently unavailable and will have to be built Usually about 2 weeks.
This has always been a popular banjo. It is the size of a tenor ukulele with a 17″ scale but has 5 strings, tuned to open G and plays just like a full size banjo. This one is fretted. Kettle gourd “dia x 4 1/2″ deep with big 2” sound port.