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A custom made Bacon & Day # 6 Ne Plus Ultra for the man billed as "The World's Best Banjo Player" in the 1920's. Serial #25394 would indicate about a 1928 construction date.

Unique features: Banjo rim is 1 7/8 inches thick as opposed to normal 1 inch neck scale is 28 1/2 inches, as opposed to normal 27 inches for a plectrum.

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