Guitar/Banjo #2029

A nice version of the strap style popular in the 60’s with an authentic character that looks like it could be 40 or 50 years old. Unlike the originals, this one lacks the deadly metal buckles, cheap leather, and sloppy fitting cookie cutter strap slots.

$165.00 Plus Shipping

Features:

Status Sale Pending
Shoulder Piece Size 12" long by 2 1/4" wide with hand shaped rounded ends.
Shoulder Piece Leather Old, well aged dark brown leather. I’m not sure that it’s harness leather but it resembles leather the original ones were made of, only much better quality.Very supple and flexible.
Shoulder Piece Stitching Artificial sinew hand sewn into hand punched needle holes. The stitching goes around the full perimeter of the shoulder piece.
Shoulder Piece Distressed Level Medium/high. Lots of surface wrinkles, some minor surface checking and a genuine well used character.
Shoulder Piece Notables The bottom is lined wall to wall with new suede leather, except for two small areas where the strap is accessible under the double strap slots.
Strap Style Western Rein
Strap Width 5/8"
Strap Leather Soft and supple and very nice quality. Skived to an appropriate thickness of 1/8” with dressed and burnished edges and slicked smooth on the bottom.
Strap Distressed Level Medium/high with a color and character matching perfectly with the shoulder piece.
Strap Notables The carefully cut and shaped double strap slots fit the rein strap perfectly. Once adjusted for position the shoulder piece will not slide on the strap.