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This handmade banjo shipped to a long-time friend in Houston, TX. It is American Black Walnut finished with all-natural tung oil – which gives the wood a smooth, buttery feel and a muted satin finish. The headstock is crowned with a vintage 50¢ coal scrip coin from the old S.C. Ballengee Coal Company in Amigo, West Virginia. Features: Three-ply walnut rim with maple…

The Amigo Smokeless

This handmade banjo shipped to a good friend of mine in North Carolina. It’s an all-walnut affair, crowned with a vintage 5¢ brass coal scrip coin from the old Amigo Smokeless Coal Company in West Virginia. The dark hand-dyed finish of both the wood and the hardware gives this banjo a particularly old-time complexion, in keeping with it’s simple profile and construction. Features:…