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Levin Artist
Photo
1927 catalog

Photo
1930 catalog

Specifications:

Tenor Banjo.
Laminated maple resonator.
11" head diameter.
23" scale.
Levin Standard tone ring.
One-piece flange.
Laminated maple rim.
Maple neck.
Ivory nut.
Single-bound ebony fingerboard with mother-of-pearl inlay.
Grover Internal Gear tuners.
Levin bridge with ebony top.
Adjustable tailpiece.
Nickel plated hardware.
Natural finish.

Also available as Plectrum Banjo (Artist (PB)).

Introduced: ca 1926

1928:

One year warranty.

ca 1930:

Flame maple neck.
Laminated flame maple resonator.
Changed fingerboard inlays.
Ten year warranty.

Earliest known example: 62049 (1927)
Latest known example: 63024 (1927)