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Collection Tier:
Tier 3

Canjo, Tin Can Guitar Or Banjo

Identifier:
E2007.20.1
Description:
15 ounce "Skyline Original Chili" Tin Can with simple metal frets on natural wooden arm with one stretched string attached to winding/tightening key at top. Include a small paper booklet entitled "How to Play the Canjo" by J-Folks 1992. (Note: extra strings & picks in accession file);Example of a homemade musical stringed instrument that was created by local folk musicians in west Michigan area.
Date:
1992 – 2012
Materials:
Hand Crafted, Wood, Tin, String
Dimensions:
20.5" h
Current Location Status:
Education Program
Source:
Gift Of Shirley Folkertsma
Rights:

Makers/Donors
J-folks Mountain Dulcimers

Maker

J-folks Mountain Dulcimers