December 1941 Gibson banjo shipping totals

7 RB-00
6 TB-00
5 Kalamazoo tenor banjo
3 Kalamazoo five-string banjo
3 MB-00
2 RB-11
2 TB-11
1 Royal P-T*
1 TB-7
1 TB-18
31 TOTAL

*This banjo would have been new-old-stock from the late 1920s; Gibson conceived of the Royal P-T as "two banjos in one" and this instrument has not been included in the tabulation of banjos by neck type.
 

  number shipped this month percentage of this month's banjo shipping
non-Gibson-brand banjos 8 26%
non-Mastertone Gibson-brand banjos 20 65%
Mastertone banjos 1 3%

 

  number shipped this month percentage of this month's banjo shipping
tenor banjos 15 48%
plectrum banjos 0 0%
five-string banjos 12 39%


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