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Reed Martin Banjo c.1880
 

 


A replica of a favorite early banjo in the collection of Reed Martin made for Dan Gellert in 2005. 



Dan Gellert sings OLD JIMMY SUTTON at the 2014 Florida State Fiddlers Convention. video by Chuck Levy

 
Brass eagle brackets are cast from the originals. Curly maple neck with single ply maple rim.
 
 

 

 

 

 

26" scale length. Rosewood tailpiece. Premium Calfskin head from Jeff Stern.

 
 

Price: $1800
Peghed geared tuners...add $150
synthetic head "renaissance head" ..no charge
rosewood fingerboard....add $100
Fitted hard-shell case....add $100