Gibson TB-3 Mastertone #9025-28

This banjo is in fully original condition and conforms to standard catalog specifications for the style 3 of 1928 with red-stained maple neck and resonator, single white binding on the fingerboard and both edges of the resonator, two-piece flange, nickel plating, Presto tailpiece, fiddle-shaped peghead, diamonds and squares inlay, and Brazilian rosewood fingerboard.  The tone ring is a forty-hole archtop.  The original case for this banjo is labeled “Platt Music”.

Photos courtesy of Pat Cloud.