Description

mid teens "The Dayton" Banjo Mandolin" EXC ++ We have another gem here in museum quality that is not only rare but a great sounding instrument. Made by Charles Rauch in (guess where) Dayton, Ohio known for his high quality and innovative instruments. Unique horizontally laminated thick rim of maple and walnut with a metal tone ring. Pearl inlaid "The Dayton" on the headstock with metal ferrules surrounding the posts of the original tuning pegs. Ebony pearl inlaid fingerboard is extended and elevated over the head. Nice original cloud taiplpiece cover over a replacement tailpiece (original is in the case with one broken tab). The metal label is present and excellent displaying serial number #1506. And the original hard shell case is in fine condition with corduroy interior and in the pocket an original "D" Dayton tuning key, the original bridge, and tailpiece. 10" Rim 14" Scale Length 1 3/32" Nut width
Price: $1750.00

Players Vintage Instruments

Players Vintage Instruments

1915
Dayton
Excellent
Maple and Walnut
Original Hard
20 Years
$1,750
Players Vintage Instruments
Lowell Levinger
415-669-1107
Inverness, CA
6:38 AM
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