Barnes & Mullins Banjo Empress BJ500

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Barnes & Mullins Banjo Empress BJ500

 

£429.00

In Stock

Features

  • Specification: Style: 5 String, 'G'
  • Banjo Neck: Walnut
  • Resonator: Burl, Figured Walnut
  • Fingerboard: Ovengkol
  • Rim: Stained Maple
  • Bracket Qty: 24
  • Flange: Flat
  • Hardware: Chrome Head: Remo Vellum Tone Ring: Rolled Brass Machineheads: Geared, Planetary Style

Description

The B&M Empress banjos are beautiful instruments named in memory of the ‘RMS Empress of Ireland” steam ship which sank on Canada’s St Lawrence River in May 1914 with the loss of over 1000 lives. Mr Albert Mullins, who was on the return leg of a 2 year worldwide sales voyage, was one of the lost souls that day. Specification: Style: 5 String, ‘G’ Banjo Neck: Walnut Resonator: Burl, Figured Walnut Fingerboard: Ovengkol Rim: Stained Maple Bracket Qty: 24 Flange: Flat Hardware: Chrome Head: Remo Vellum Tone Ring: Rolled BrassThe B&M Empress banjos are beautiful instruments named in memory of the ‘RMS Empress of Ireland” steam ship which sank on Canada’s St Lawrence River in May 1914 with the loss of over 1000 lives. Mr Albert Mullins, who was on the return leg of a 2 year worldwide sales voyage, was one of the lost souls that day.