Gibson 1930 PB-3 Flathead with Prewar 5-string neck. SOLD


Factory Order Number 9524-9

Incredible sounding original PB-3 prewar flathead!   One-piece flange, 3 lb heavy weight high-profile 20 hole dull face flathead tone ring. Uncut label, nickel plated hardware. All hardware is correct for the 1930’s and appear to be original to the banjo. No refinishing or alterations have been done to the rim. Mahogany resonator features white/black/white concentric rings and standard single white binding. The outside of the resonator has been professionally refinished. Chalk/paint FON and inside of resonator is original.  Presto tailpiece has been punched for the third string. 

This five string neck is as rare find. It’s an original prewar RB-75 mahogany 5-string with no overspray or refinish. Neck has been professionally installed by Huber Banjos. Newer hardshell case.  Extremely good sounding and powerful banjo.

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