Tunbridge Ware banjo

A 19th century English Tunbridge ware 7 string minstrel banjo. Circa 1860s probably by Davis.  Early geometric pattern Tunbridge-Ware fingerboard. Gut strings. Ebonised neck and headstock. friction tuning pegs. Previously part of the Tsumura collection, Japan I am told. All good, restored condition.

 ref Bms051.

 

       

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