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Minstrel banjo inspired by the William Boucher model of the mid 1800s. It has a 14" maple pot and is a 29" scale. The neck is made from English ripple ash. Ebony (reclaimed) rim cap. English walnut overlay on fingerboard and peghead. All the brass hardware is designed and made in house. The head is  Jeff Menzies goat skin . The tailpiece is reclaimed ebony laminated with maple veneer.

 

 

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