Vintage Strings & String Envelopes


Vintage Strings & String Envelopes updated 2/26/2019




Item Description Price

The Perfection Banjo String in Envelope

Prewar The Perfection Banjo String in Envelope. Looks to be gut. No visible date but think it's preWWII. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $10.99


Price $10.99

P'Mico Hercules Tenor Banjo String Envelope

Prewar P'Mico Hercules Tenor Banjo String Envelope (empty). No visible date but think it's preWWII. Shows wear consistent with age. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $10.99


Price $10.99

August Pollmann's Violin String Envelope

Prewar August Pollmann's Violin String Envelope (no string). No visible date but surely preWWII. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $10.99


Price $10.99

Quality Music String Co Electric Hawaiian String

Vintage Quality Music String Co Electric Hawaiian A or 3rd String & Envelope. "Lektro-Magnetic Flat Wire Wound" ..No visible date but surely old school. shows wear consistent with age.. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $9.99

John F Stratton's Gut Violin String + Envelope

Prewar John F Stratton's Gut Violin String + Envelope. No. 91 1/2 Naples Gut. Includes the gut string. No visible date but think it's preWWII. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument


Rockwell & Son Violins Envelope

Vintage Rockwell & Son Violins Envelope. Providence, RI. USA. Nice artwork. Envelope is larger than others (approx 4" x 5") and has a tear. No visible date but think it's preWWII. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $9.99

Ernst Kreusler Artist Violin String Envelope

empty Prewar Ernst Kreusler Artist Violin String Envelope. No visible date but think it's preWWII. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $9.99

Invincible Violin String in Envelope

Prewar Invincible Violin String Envelope with string. No visible date but think it's preWWII. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $9.99

Muller's "Eternelle" Violin String in Envelope

Prewar Muller's "Eternelle" Violin String in Envelope. No visible date but think it's preWWII. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $9.99

Resona Italian Gut Violin String in Envelope

Prewar Resona Italian Gut Violin String in Envelope. No visible date but think it's preWWII. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument


Gut Violin E String No. 30 in Envelope

Prewar America's Musical String House Gut Violin String in Envelope. No visible date but think it's preWWII. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument


John F. Stratton's No. 9 Silk Violin String in Envelope

Prewar John F. Stratton's No. 9 Silk Violin String in Envelope. No visible date but think it's preWWII. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $9.99

John F. Stratton's Russian Gut Violin String in Envelope

Prewar John F. Stratton's Russian Gut Violin String in Envelope. No visible date but think it's preWWII. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $9.99

Vintage Mitterwald Violin String & Envelope

Vintage Mitterwald Violin String & Envelope . No visible date but looks to be prewar. shows wear consistent with age.. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $9.99

1920s Birmingham Violin String + Envelope

Here's a pretty neat and rare original prewar JOHN F. STRATTON's "Birmingham" violin string in original envelope with cool violin artwork! This might be useful as "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original vintage violin ....Shows some normal wear but still neat enough to find inside the case of any venerable vintage instrument. $8.50


Price $8.50

John F. Stratton's Birmingham Violin String in Envelope

Prewar John F. Stratton's Birmingham Violin String in Envelope. No visible date but think it's preWWII. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $9.99

Black Diamond Mandolin String Set

Vintage Black Diamond brand mandolin set No. 3929. Paper package contains 4 original Black Diamond string envelopes with E-1st, A-2nd, D-3rd and G-4th strings inside envelopes. Strings appear to be unused. Pretty uncommon.. $12.99


Price $12.99

Truesolo Mandolin A String + Envelope

Prewar Truesolo Mandolin A String + Envelope. Manufactured by Standard Musical String & Manufacturing Corp. New York. No visible date but guessing 1920s. Great "case candy" for your vintage mandolin $7.99


Price $7.99

Banner Brand Mandolin E String + Envelope

Prewar Banner Brand Mandolin E String + Envelope. "Superior Tone & Quality". No visible date but think it's preWWII. Includes original string. Great "case candy" for your vintage mandolin


Gold Seal Mandolin 3rd String + Envelope

Prewar Gold Seal Mandolin 3rd String + Envelope. Faded gold on red envelope with string inside. No visible date but think it's preWWII. Great "case candy" for your vintage mandolin $9.99


Price $9.99

Bell Brand Guitar String + Wrapper

Vintage Bell Brand Guitar String + Wrapper . National Musical String Co. USA. No visible date but think it's preWWII. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument


Price $8.50

Olympian Guitar String Envelope

Prewar Olympian Guitar String Envelope. No visible date but think it's preWWII. Great "case candy" for your vintage guitar $9.99


Price $9.99

Epiphone Masterbilt String Envelope

Here's a pretty neat original PREWAR vintage Epiphone Masterbilt String Envelope that might be useful as "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original Masterbilt Epiphone. The empty envelope is torn and tattered but still neat enough to find inside any venerable prewar Epiphone. Epiphone Inc. New York, NY. $8.50


Price $8.50

Vintage Epiphone Banjo String & Envelope

Vintage Epiphone Banjo String & Envelope...No visible date but appears to be late 20s. shows wear consistent with age.. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $12.99

Vintage Blue Bird Banjo String & Envelope

Vintage Blue Bird Banjo String & Envelope...No visible date but appears to be late 20s. shows wear consistent with age.. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $10.99


Price $10.99

Vintage Gibson Mandolin String Envelope & String

Here's a pretty neat original PREWAR vintage Gibson Mandolin String Envelope that might be useful as "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original prewar Gibson mandolin. The envelope shows wear and tear but is still neat enough to find inside any venerable prewar Gibson. (still has a string inside....) $10.99


Price $10.99

Vintage Gibson Mandolin & Mandolin Banjo String

Here's a pretty neat original Vintage Gibson Mandolin & Mandolin Banjo String Envelope & String that might be useful as "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original prewar Gibson mandolin or mandolin banjo. The envelope shows wear and tear but is still neat enough to find inside any venerable prewar Gibson. (still has a string inside....) $10.99


Price $10.99

Gibson Mandolin String Envelope

Here's a pretty neat original PREWAR vintage Gibson Mandolin String Envelope that might be useful as "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original prewar Gibson mandolin. The envelope shows wear and tear but is still neat enough to find inside any venerable prewar Gibson. (still has a string inside....) $10.99


Price $10.99

Gibson Mando-Cello String Envelope

Here's a pretty neat empty original PREWAR vintage Gibson Mando-Cello String Envelope that might be useful as "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original prewar Gibson. The envelope show wear and tear but is still neat enough to find inside any venerable prewar Gibson. $10.99


Price $10.99

Vintage Gibson Mando-Cello String Envelope

Here's a pretty neat empty original PREWAR vintage Gibson Mando-Cello String Envelope that might be useful as "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original prewar Gibson. The envelope show wear and tear but is still neat enough to find inside any venerable prewar Gibson. $10.99


Price $10.99

Vintage Gibson Tenor Guitar String & Envelope

Here's a pretty neat empty original PREWAR Vintage Gibson Tenor Guitar String & Envelope that might be useful as "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original prewar Gibson. The envelope show wear consistent with age but is still neat enough to find inside any venerable prewar Gibson. $10.99


Price $10.99

Vintage Gibson Plectrum & 5-String Banjo String Envelope

Here's a pretty neat empty original PREWAR Vintage Gibson Plectrum & 5-String Banjo String Envelope that might be useful as "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original prewar Gibson. The envelope shows wear consistent with age but is still neat enough to find inside any venerable prewar Gibson. $10.99


Price $10.99

Prewar Gibson Tenor Banjo String Envelope

Prewar Gibson "Mastertone DeLuxe" Tenor Banjo String Envelope (empty). No visible date but surely preWWII. Envelope shows considerable wear consistent with age. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $12.99


Price $10.99

set of 4 Gibson Tenor Banjo String Envelopes

Here's a set of 4 pretty neat original 60s vintage Gibson tenor banjo string envelopes that might be useful as "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original 60s Gibson Mastertone....The envelopes show normal wear but are still neat enough to find inside any venerable vintage Gibson. One each (A-1st, D-2nd, G-3rd, C-4th...all have strings inside...) All four for $12.50


Price $12.50

Gibson Tenor Banjo String Envelope

Here's a pretty neat original PREWAR vintage Gibson tenor banjo string envelope that might be useful as "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original prewar Gibson Mastertone....The envelope shows normal wear but it's still neat enough to find inside any venerable prewar Gibson. (have two C or 4th strings and one is D or 2nd..) price each $8.50


Price $8.50

Recording King Banjo String Envelope

Prewar Recording King Banjo String Envelope. Kinda rough...all I can make out is "banjo" since some of the top part is missing. No visible date but think it's preWWII. Great "case candy" for your vintage banjo $9.99


Vintage Keystone State Banjo String & Envelope

Vintage Keystone State Banjo String & Envelope. The envelope shows wear and tear but is still neat enough to find inside any venerable prewar banjo from the Keystone State. $9.99


Price $9.99

60s Gibson Bronze Guitar String Envelope

Here's a neat original 60s Gibson BRONZE GUITAR orange string envelope with string inside! Bronze Guitar E or 1st. This might be useful as "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original vintage Gibson guitar... Shows some normal wear but still neat enough to find inside the case of any venerable vintage guitar. $8.50


Price $8.50

Vintage Darco Tenor Guitar String & Envelope

Here's a pretty neat Vintage Darco Tenor Guitar String & Envelope that might be useful as "case candy". Hand Made In The USA.. $10.99


Price $10.99

Vintage Gibson Bronze Guitar String & Envelope

Here's a pretty neat Vintage Gibson Bronze Guitar String & Envelope that might be useful as "case candy". Likely from 1950s. Shows wear consistent with age.. $10.99


Price $10.99

Pre War GIBSON JUMBO Guitar String Envelope

Here's a rare original prewar Gibson JUMBO GUITAR string envelope with string inside! This might be useful as "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original vintage Gibson guitar... Shows some normal wear but still neat enough to find inside the case of any venerable vintage guitar. $22.50


Price $22.50

Kalamazoo (Gibson) Guitar String Envelope

empty Prewar Kalamazoo (Gibson) Guitar String Envelope. No visible date but think it's preWWII. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $9.99

Vintage Gibson Electric Hawaiaan Guitar String & Envelope

Vintage Gibson Electric Hawaiaan Guitar String & Envelope. Appears to be late 30s-40s. Shows wear consistent with age.. Nice "case candy" for you Lap Steel...$10.99


Price $10.99

Vintage Martin Guitar String Set

Vintage Martin Guitar String Set No. M140 (6). Bronze wound light guage. Includes clear plastic pouch and insert. Just what should be found inside any respectable blue case 70s Martin guitar. Strings appear to be unused. $9.99


Price $9.99

Vintage CF MARTIN 5 String Banjo String Insert

Here's a rare original string package insert for CF Martin & Co. 5 String Banjo Medium Guage Set V-730. This banjo string insert is the only one like it I've ever seen and would make nice "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original vintage Martin or Vega banjo...Shows normal signs of use but still neat enough to find inside the case of any venerable vintage Martin instrument. $8.50


Price $8.50

Gretsch Eagle Brand Tenor Banjo String + Envelope

Prewar Gretsch Eagle Brand Tenor Banjo String + Envelope. No visible date but think it's preWWII. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $8.50


Price $8.50

Vintage Gretsch Eagle Brand Guitar String + Envelope. No visible date but think it's preWWII. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $8.50


Price $8.50

Gretsch Eagle Brand Violin String + Envelope

Vintage Gretsch Eagle Brand Violin String + Envelope. No visible date but think it's preWWII. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $8.50


Price $8.50

70s Music Man .022 guage Guitar String wrapper

70s Music Man .022 guage Guitar String wrapper. Original guitar empty string envelope... shows wear and tear..The Leo years.. Nice bit of case candy for your vintage Music Man guitar.. ...$8.50


Price $8.50

Capitol Brand Guitar string in original wrapper

Here's a pretty neat and rare original prewar string + envelope with cool artwork showing the capitol building! This might be useful as "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original vintage guitar....Shows some normal wear but still neat enough to find inside any venerable vintage instrument. $8.50


Price $8.50

Vintage Fender String & Envelope

Vintage Fender String & Envelope...No visible date but appears to be late 60s. shows wear consistent with age.. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $9.99

50s Fender Electric Spanish Guitar string envelope

rare original string envelope from the old FENDER COMPANY. This string envelope is for one Mastersound Flatwound G or 3rd guitar string and still has the string inside.(identical to the one in photo but G or 3rd instead of D or 4th).. This would make nice "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original vintage FENDER GUITAR...shows very little wear and surely neat enough to find inside the case of any venerable vintage Fender.


Price $14.50

50s Fender Electric Hawaiian Guitar string + envelope

Here's a rare original string envelope from the old FENDER COMPANY. This string envelope is for one Fender Electric Hawaiian Guitar E-4th string for six string hawaiian guitar and still has a string inside. This would make nice "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original vintage FENDER GUITAR...shows very normal wear and surely neat enough to find inside the case of any venerable vintage Fender. $12.50


Price $12.50

Vintage Guild Spanish Guitar String Envelope

Vintage Guild Spanish Guitar String Envelope (no string)...No visible date but appears to be late 50s. shows wear consistent with age.. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $10.99


Price $10.99

Vintage Guild Guitar String & Envelope

Vintage Guild Guitar String & Envelope...No visible date but appears to be late 60s. Envelope shows considerable wear consistent with age.. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument


Grover Ideal Guitar String Envelope

Vintage Grover Ideal Guitar String Envelope (no string). No visible date. shows wear consistent with age.. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $9.99

Prewar BAYSTATE Banjo string envelope

Here's a rare original string envelope from BAYSTATE. This string envelope is for one Banjo 4th string and is empty. This would make nice "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original vintage Baystate...Shows considerable wrinkling, folding and some tearing but still neat enough to find inside the case of any venerable vintage Baystate banjo. $12.50


Price $12.50

Baystate Banjo String Envelope

prewar Baystate Banjo String Envelope. No visible date but surely preWWII. shows wear consistent with age.. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $9.99

Armour's Banjo String & Envelope

prewar Armour's Banjo String & Envelope. No visible date but surely preWWII. shows wear consistent with age.. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $9.99

E.H. Co Cordes Invincible Silk Banjo String & Envelope

prewarE.H. Co Cordes Invincible Silk Banjo String & Envelope. No visible date but surely preWWII. shows wear consistent with age.. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $12.99


Price $12.99

Vintage "BELL BRAND" Tenor Banjo String Box

medium rare original BELL BRAND Tenor banjo string box with all four envelopes AND 4 strings inside!. National Musical String Co. Cool case candy for your vintage banjo! $9.99


Price $9.99

La Tosca brand Tenor Banjo String Envelope

Here's a pretty neat original prewar empty string envelope with bright red/black color motif and original 25 cent price! This might be useful as "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original vintage tenor banjo.... Shows some normal wear but still neat enough to find inside any venerable vintage instrument. $8.50


Price $8.50

Bacon Banjo B&D Hawaiian Guitar String

Here's a neat, rare original Hawaiian Guitar string envelope from the Bacon Banjo Co, Groton, CT. This E or 1st medium guage Hawaiian Guitar string envelope would make nice "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original vintage B&D instrument...Shows some normal wear and wrinkling but still neat enough to find inside the case of any venerable vintage Bacon & Day... string still inside.... $12.50


Price $12.50

Bacon Banjo B&D Tenor Banjo String Envelope

Here's a rare original Tenor Banjo string envelope from the Bacon Banjo Co, Groton, CT. This Tenor Banjo A or 1st medium guage banjo string envelope would make nice "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original vintage B&D tenor banjo...Shows some normal wear and wrinkling but still neat enough to find inside the case of any venerable vintage Silverbell or Super... Photo is a bit weird....envelope is tan or almond color..$8.50


Price $8.50

Bacon Banjo B&D Tenor Banjo String Envelope

Here's a rare original Tenor Banjo string envelope from the Bacon Banjo Co, Groton, CT. This Tenor Banjo C or 4th medium guage banjo string envelope would make nice "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original vintage B&D tenor banjo...Shows some normal wear and wrinkling but still neat enough to find inside the case of any venerable vintage Silverbell or Super. Photo is a bit weird....envelope is tan or almond color...$8.50


Price $8.50

Bacon Banjo B&D Tenor Banjo String Envelope

Here's a rare original Tenor Banjo string envelope from the Bacon Banjo Co, Groton, CT. This Tenor Banjo D or 2nd medium guage banjo string envelope would make nice "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original vintage B&D tenor banjo...Shows some normal wear and wrinkling but still neat enough to find inside the case of any venerable vintage Silverbell or Super. ...$8.50


Price $8.50

Milton G. Wolf Tenor Banjo String Envelope

Here's is a MILTON G. WOLF Tenor banjo string wrapper . Original tenor banjo C or 4th paper wrapper in ROUGH condition (see photos)... worn and has some torn areas.... stains from handling, folds, bends, etc. Milton G. Wolf "The Banjo Man" Kimball Building, Chicago, Made in USA. Still a very uncommon and original prewar banjo collectible.... ...$8.50


Price $8.50

Cathedral Tenor Banjo String + Envelope

Here's is a Vintage CATHEDRAL Tenor banjo G string in original wrapper . Original tenor banjo G or 3rd paper wrapper with string still inside.(see photos)... shows normal wear and tear.. from British Music String Ltd. London. Still a very uncommon and original banjo collectible.... ...$8.50


Price $8.50

Wondertone Tenor Banjo String + Envelope

Here's is a rare Vintage WONDERTONE Tenor banjo string and string envelope. Original prewar tenor banjo string in original string envelope with all the original markings. Nice bit of case candy... A fully original prewar banjo collectible....interesting backside with illustrated directions for stringing... ...$8.50


Price $8.50

Echo Tenor Banjo String + original wrapper

Here's is a rare Vintage ECHO Tenor banjo string in original packaging. Original tenor banjo string in original paper wrapper..."The String With The Brilliant Lasting Ring" ....a very uncommon and fully original prewar banjo collectible......$8.50


Price $8.50

Ysco Tenor Banjo String + original wrapper

Here's is a Vintage YSCO Tenor banjo 2nd string in original wrapper. Original tenor banjo 2nd paper wrapper with string still inside.(see photos)... shows normal wear and tear and some staining from string oxidation I suppose..made in France...only one like it I've ever seen... a very uncommon and original prewar banjo collectible.....$8.50


Price $8.50

Jack Lundin Tenor Banjo String

Here's is a Vintage Jack Lundin Tenor Banjo String in original wrapper. Original tenor banjo string made expressly for the personal use of Jack Lundin, Chicago, Illinois ...only one like it I've ever seen... a very uncommon and original prewar banjo collectible.....$8.50


Price $8.50

Dobro Hawaiian Guitar String Envelope + string

Here's neat original 30s vintage Dobro Hawaiian Guitar string envelope with string still inside that might be useful as "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original vintage Dobro....Special sticker on the front says "Special Strings for Electric Guitar" . Shows some normal wear but still neat enough to find inside any venerable vintage Dobro. ..


Dan Armstrong Electric Guitar String Envelope

Here's a rare original circa 60s Dan Armstrong string envelope that might be useful as "case candy" for someone lucky enough to have an original vintage Armstrong lucite guitar...Shows some normal wear but still neat enough to find inside the case of any venerable vintage guitar. $12.50


Price $12.50

Gotz Ukulele String & Envelope

Vintage Gotz Ukulele String & Envelope...No visible date but surely old school. shows wear consistent with age.. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $9.99

Martin Baritone Uke String & Envelope

Vintage Martin Baritone Uke String & Envelope...No visible date but guessing 1960s. Shows wear consistent with age.. Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $9.99

Senorita Nylon Ukulele String Set

Vintage Senorita Nylon Ukulele String Set...No visible date but surely cool looking...set of 4 made in USA nylon strings in envelopes...unused Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $12.99


Price $12.99

LaBella Classical Guitar String & Envelope

Vintage LaBella Classical Guitar String & Envelope...No visible date but looks old... Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $9.99

Columbia Classical Guitar String & Envelope

Vintage Columbia Classical Guitar String & Envelope...No visible date but cool retro look...Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $9.99

Bravo Guitar String & Envelope

Vintage Recoton Bravo Guitar String & Envelope...No visible date but definite retro look and "made in USA"... Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $9.99

Criterion Spanish Guitar String & Envelope

Vintage Criterion (E & O Mari Inc) Spanish Guitar String & Envelope...No visible date but definite retro look and "made in USA"...Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $9.99


Price $9.99

Vintage Yamaha Gut Guitar String & Envelope

Vintage Yamaha Gut Guitar String & Envelope...No visible date but definite retro look and "nippon gakki"...made in Japan...Great "case candy" for your vintage instrument $12.99


Price $12.99

Vintage "KAMAKA HAWAII INC" set Ukulele Strings

medium rare original SEALED, UNOPENED set of Kamaka Standard & Concert uke strings. Honolulu , Hawaii. Not sure of age but look to be from the 60s. $7.99


Price $7.99







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