I am extremely interested in any Very early
My focus is instruments made between 1875 and 1881 (S/N 0000 -1000)
with particular interest in banjos stamped "A.C.Fairbanks - Maker",
and Fairbanks & Cole banjos with distinct preF&C heel cuts.
More information about Fairbanks banjos can be found here.
I am also VERY interested in any banjos made before
notably those recognized as true Civil War and Minstrel Era instruments.
Of particular interest are banjos made by:
and any early banjo with interesting shape and/or
reveal the hand and heart of the maker.
Condition is not a great consideration and
price is (almost) no object for significant instruments.
If you have any such banjo for sale or know of any,
contact me by
e-mail or by telephone at 816-416-6062.
I am presently interested in
the following banjos:
None right now. Please visit again.
Please note: Banjo Prices Do Not Include S/H/I
Please contact me with any questions.
Thank You for visiting.
If you would like to hear old-time banjo music
a variety of vintage banjos please visit:
Notes Along The Way
the web page for my CD of 24 old-time clawhammer tunes and songs.