Banjo Guitar Eko 6 strings 1970's (Inlaid Logo)


Eko, a brand founded in 1959 by Oliviero Pigini, then a distributor of accordions and accessories.

Listening to musicians and always very responsive, EKO will quickly establish itself in Europe.

And very quickly, it will be broadcast in 28 countries around the world.

Particularly in the United States where it will be imported by LoDuco Bros, a company created by a family of Italian emigrants.

Here is a beautiful model of guitar banjo, i.e. 6-string banjo, manufactured during the 1970s.

Technical characteristics :

  • Table: Resonance Skin
  • Sound box: Mahogany and Maple
  • Neck: Mahogany-Maple-Mahogany
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Width at nut: 45.5 mm
  • Radius: Flat
  • Frets: 19 frets
  • Scale: 570 mm
  • Profile: D
  • Hardware: Chrome
  • Country of manufacture: Italy
  • Year: 1970's
  • Finish: Natural
  • Decorations: Acrolaque head logo / White mother-of-pearl dot
  • Details: Some normal signs of wear given its age

Completely restored and tuned with a new set of strings, this banjo plays perfectly.

Ideal for guitarists wanting to expand their sound range without learning a new instrument.

Delivered without case.

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