SPECIAL SELECT grade mule hide pre-mounted banjo head.

Natural rawhide (unstained)

Available in standard sizes:



10 15/16" (Vega)

11 13/16" (Vega).


All heads are medium-low crown (to allow for additional stretching over time).  Please contact me if you have special crown height reqirements.


  • mule SPECIAL SELECT hides are thicker rhan most goat hides.  They are mostly translucent. These make very sturdy heads that spound and perform great.  Extra thickness may make them a little more muted - on some banjos. 

    Renaissance Wax is applied as a protectant.

    1/8" square -section brass flesh hoop is standard (optional: upgraded spiral hoop is available for an additional charge).

    FREE: Case sticker included. Prices include FREE USA shipping (international postage is added at checkout)

    Important: PHOTOS are examples of past (sold) heads. None of the pictured heads are available to order. They are provided to illustrate the range of looks that might be available. Please contact me with any questions or requests.