Ludwig Standard Banjo Ukulele
Gold Plated Display Model

A Banjo "Uke" of 'handsome beauty'

So described this instrument  in the Ludwig 1930 catalogue.
Another beautiful gold plated and engraved Ludwig, having a slotted flaredge extension to the plain backed resonator. It has a self centering counter hoop with sixteen top tensioners, an ebonised fingerboard with inlaid position figures and sixteen nickel silver frets.

The resonator, neck and all wood parts are of genuine American walnut. The resonator is decorated with with a decorative design. It is completed by a pegboard decorated with white 'Avalon' pearl finish. with the Ludwig trade mark design and coloured chevron ornament.

Gold plated and special display handmade models were made to order probably costing around $50.00 at that time.

Ludwig Standard Gold Plated Display Model

Ludwig Standard GP Resonator

Ludwig Avalon peghead

Ludwig Standard GP Side View

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