Washboard Banjo

Kentucky, circa 1960. Made by attaching a crudely fashioned neck, to a Columbus Washboard Company washboard. Made by Peach Partan with her signature on the back. Likely used in a jug band.

 

Exhibited in: Appalachian Strings: The Instruments, Their Makers, The Music at the Decorative Arts Center of Ohio in Lancaster, Ohio, June 23 - September 3, 2012.

 

39" X 12 1/2" X 1 1/2"

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