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Deering® Golden Wreath 5-String Banjo

$5,099.00

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Description

A mahogany prewar style bluegrass banjo with that J.D. Crowe sound, the Golden Wreath is a banjo made of higher quality materials and workmanship. The Deering -06- Bronze Tone Ring is unplated to enhance the resonance and create a mahogany bluegrass banjo with all the power and punch needed for stage performance.

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A mahogany prewar style bluegrass banjo with that J.D. Crowe sound, the Golden Wreath is a banjo made of higher quality materials and workmanship. The Deering -06- Bronze Tone Ring is unplated to enhance the resonance and create a mahogany bluegrass banjo with all the power and punch needed for stage performance.

The Golden Wreath is a traditional design of the classic banjos made in the 1930's. The Golden Wreath features a fuller mahogany neck and a deeper resonator with high gloss finish, a unplated bell bronze Deering-06- 20-hole tone ring, the hard, dense, colorful, exotic, and, naturally beautiful ebony fingerboard and peghead.

 

Banjo Specs

Neck:

  • Mahogany
  • Traditional fuller Neck Shape
  • Ebony fingerboard
  • Bone Nut
  • Deering Planetary banjo tuners
  • Geared 5th String Tuner
  • Ivoroid Binding with Black/White Trim
  • Wreath Inlay Pattern in Mother of Pearl
  • Traditional Fifth String Nut
  • 22 Glued in Nickel Silver Frets

Pot:

  • Unplated Deering -06- 20-Hole Bell Bronze Tone Ring
  • Violin Grade Maple 3-Ply Violin Grade Maple Rim
  • Deering Notched Brass Tension Hoop
  • 11″ Frosted Top Medium Crown Head
  • Nickel Plated Traditional Style Zinc Flange
  • Nickel Plated Hardware
  • Deering Truetone Tailpiece
  • Steel Coordinator Rod for Adjustments

Resonator:

  • Deep resonator of  Mahogany
  • Ivoroid Binding with Black/White Trim
  • Two Concentric Black/White Rings Adorn the Back of the Resonator
  • Resonator Sides are Specially Tapered
  • High Gloss Finish

Includes a Deering Hardshell Case

Tone:

The Golden Series Banjos have a larger air chamber than the other Deering models which gives the banjos a more resonant hollow sound with deeper bass response for a traditional bluegrass sound.

Tuned:

g,D,G,B,D in standard G tuning

Can easily be tuned in other tunings as well.

Strings

Dimensions:

  • Neck Width at the Nut 1 1/4″
  • Scale Length Nut to Bridge 26 1/4″
  • Resonator diameter 13 7/8″
  • Overall Instrument Length 38″
  • Weight Approx. 11 lbs

Warranty:

The trust and pride we share in our product gives us the confidence to grant every owner of a Deering banjo a Lifetime Warranty ensuring the quality of our materials and workmanship.

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