2 string Banjo for Gitty's Throwback build contest.

Two string banjo made from an antique tin. (I did not cut into the tin to make the banjo).

One of my 94 year old mother's story was about touring Woodward Candy Company in her home town of Council Bluffs, Iowa as part of her 8th grade graduation party. She got to take home free samples of candy!

The candy tin came from my wife Linda's grandmother. It may be 80 to 100 years old.

I intend to get this build entered into the Christmas contest.

I hope Molly likes it.

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Comment by Uncle John on December 3, 2021 at 7:40pm

Thanks, Doug!   It will make a pretty cool and playable wall hanger.

Comment by Doug Thorsvik on December 3, 2021 at 5:49pm

It’s definitely got that vintage look Uncle John! Pretty cool tin to work with.

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