Walter Taylor Picollo 5-string Fretless 1890s

$497.09
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The Guitar Company
Rijsbergen, Netherlands
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About This Listing

Here we have a very rare Walter Taylor fretless picollo 5-string from the late 19th century. Walter’s father was a saddle and harness maker and initially he became a gunsmith.

This picollo is a very nice decorative piece from a bygone era. The ebony fretboard has been beautifully inlaid with bone and metal dots. This type of armrest is also a thing we’ve never seen before. On the heel we find the maker's mark “Walter Taylor”.

There's a slight warp in the neck , see photos. We chosed to sell the banjo "as-is". So, it will need some work, but it's also a very rare and decorative piece.

This item is sold As-Described

This item is sold As-Described and cannot be returned unless it arrives in a condition different from how it was described or photographed. Items must be returned in original, as-shipped condition with all original packaging.

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Product Specs

Listed2 days ago
ConditionGood (Used)
Good condition items function properly but may exhibit some wear and tear.learn more
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