OME Banjos - 12" Tupelo - Open-Back - Front Close
Click image to enlarge
OME Banjos - 12" Tupelo - Open-Back - Front Close OME Banjos - 12" Tupelo - Open-Back - Front OME Banjos - 12" Tupelo - Open-Back - Back OME Banjos - 12" Tupelo - Open-Back - Angle OME Banjos - 12" Tupelo - Open-Back - Back Angle OME Banjos - 12" Tupelo - Open-Back - Armrest OME Banjos - 12" Tupelo - Open-Back - Heel OME Banjos - 12" Tupelo - Open-Back - Headstock OME Banjos - 12" Tupelo - Open-Back - Tuners

Appearance of new instruments may vary slightly unless Serial Number is listed



OME Banjos - 12" Tupelo - Open-Back

$2,150.00

SOLD. Call us for options.

Free Shipping Eligible


This OME Banjos - 12" Tupelo - Open-Back is the most straight-forward old-time model the Colorado builder offers. Featuring a 2-ply Maple OME tone rim, wood rim-rod, and a reduced 14 rim brackets all combining to create OME's “woodiest” banjo tone. With a shorter 25.5" scale length and a 17 fret S-scoped Ebony fingerboard, this open-back includes capo spikes at the 7th and 9th frets for all sorts of tunings. Includes the original hardshell case, and a free setup from our team of luthiers.
  • Open-Back banjo with frosted white head and 14 brackets
  • 12" 2-ply Maple rim with a wood rim-rod
  • 25.5” scale length
  • Mahogany neck with a Varnish finish
  • Ebony scooped fingerboard with 17 nickel-silver frets
  • Capo Spikes at 7th and 9th frets
  • 1.34" nut width
  • 2-Way adjustable truss rod
  • Trillium bridge
  • Ome Planetary sealed-geared tuners with Amber buttons
  • Rosewood armrest
  • Hardshell case included
  • Serial# 6956

Need More Info?

We take the time to set up every new guitar, mando, bass, uke, or banjo for every player, whether it was purchased here in Lawrence, Kansas or on our website. Large retailers are content to ship you a guitar right off of the warehouse shelf, while we take pride in the fact that your new instrument will be set up to be truly ready to play - for you.

Call us at 800-747-9980 or send us an email at info@massstreetmusic.com - we're here to help! All of us at Mass Street Music are musicians, and we're dedicated to helping you find exactly what you're looking for. You can also check out our Staff Page if you'd like to email one of us directly.

Any new or used gear $25 or over gets shipped to you for FREE via our favorite carrier, Fed Ex – ground, to all 'lower 48' U.S. states and we offer a 7 day return policy. Alaska and Hawaii, expedited shipping, international shipping are more. We also ship around the globe. Read more about our Shippping.