T he Clareen Pearl Tenor Banjo
(23 inches/585mm - 19 frets) is a beautifully designed banjo,
with an excellent quality tone. The air/kiln-dried well selected
maple neck consists of two pieces with reinforcing decorative
veneers through the middle. It comes with a rosewood peghead,
with matching heel cap.
The finger board of rosewood is inlaid with specially designed
Mother of Pearl inlays and has tortoise shell banding on the
side with position dots fitted.
The three ply maplle rim is capped on the bottom with rosewood
and is fitted with a specially manufactured Clareen Bronze
Arch Top Tone Ring. Individual 'L' shaped shoes and 'Butterfly'
The maple resonator is fitted top and bottom with "tortoise"shell
All metal parts are brass-nickel plated. The tension hooks
are of mild steel-nickel plated. The banjo comes complete
with Schaller tuners, arm-rest, and is available in other
woods and designs to special order. Case extra.
Variations to exotic woods and inlay patterns subject to
Prices may vary due to currency exchange rates and
cost of materials.