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GIBSON A-50 (late 1930's) 13 Photos
VG-EC, teardrop body, sunburst finish, bound spruce top, f-holes, maple back and sides, mahogany neck, Brazilian rosewood fretboard, dot inlays, 20 frets, adjustable rosewood bridge, headstock overlay features logo inlay, 4-on-a-plate open gear tuners, missing pickguard and tailpiece cover, sold AS-IS (needs neck press, fret work, side seam reglued, strings, set up, etc.), 1-7/32" nut, 14-1/2" scale, with SSC
90U-6574 $900.00 buy

IBANEZ M510E MANDOLIN (recent) 12 Photos
EC- except needs work (new nut, level and dress frets, strings, setup, etc. - sold AS-IS), sunburst finish, acoustic-electric, arched spruce top with f-holes, mahogany back and sides, mahogany neck, 20-fret fingerboard with dot inlays, 1-1/4" nut width, ~13-7/8" scale length, adjustable bridge, chrome tuners, magnetic pickup with volume & tone controls, 1/4" output jack, made in China, no case (SN:GS140303125)
90U-6750 $100.00 buy

KENT ELECTRIC A (1970's) 14 Photos
EC-, sunburst finish, double bound teardrop body, spruce top, f-holes, maple back, sides and neck, bound rosewood fretboard, zero fret, dot markers, 18 frets, 1 single coil pickup, classic tailpiece, adjustable bridge, tortoise-w-b pickguard, heastock features logo, 4-on-a-plate tuners, built in Japan, sold AS-IS (needs fret work, clean up, strings, set up, etc.), 1-3/16" nut, 14" scale, with SSC
90U-6716 $125.00 buy

KENTUCKY KM-675 (1998) 13 Photos
EC except needs some work (clean, dress frets, replace missing tuner button screw, setup, etc. - sold AS-IS), F-5 style, all solid woods, carved spruce top with f-holes, maple back, rims and neck, white-bound 29-fret rosewood fingerboard, dot inlays, 1-1/8" nut width, 14" scale, adjustable rosewood bridge, w-b-w bound body and headstock, flowerpot headstock inlay and "Kentucky" logo, chrome tuners with pearloid buttons, built in Korea, with shaped HSC (violet lining) (SN:98300082)
90U-6695 $585.00 buy

MARTIN 2-15 (1953) 12 Photos
VGC except open top crack and some light overspray (entire instrument), double bound teardrop body, sunburst finish on carved spruce top, tone bar bracing, f holes, dark natural finish on flame maple sides, (arched) back and neck, ebony fretboard, dot markers, 22 frets, clamshell tailpiece, wood bridge, dark (DARK) tortoise plastic pickguard, Brazilian rosewood headstock overlay, 4-on-a-plate tuners, sold AS-IS (needs top crack addressed, bridge adjustment, strings, set up, etc.), 1-3/16" nut, 13-3/4" scale, with NO CASE (SN:21262)
90U-6270 $885.00 buy

MARTIN STYLE 4 BOWL BACK (1904) 12 Photos
VGC except repaired headstock, entire instrument oversprayed, bent spruce top, abalone top trim and rosette, Brazilian rosewood skirt, 30 Brazilian rosewood ribs, mahogany neck, bound ebony fretboard, style 4 inlay pattern,, 20 frets, classic tailpiece, ebony bridge, tortoise plastic pickguard features floral inlay, headstock (with cutout) features Brazilian rosewood overlay, 4-in-a-can tuners, sold AS-IS (needs top braces reglued, fret work, strings, set up, etc.), 1-1/8" nut, 13" scale, NO CASE. From the Martin records we find that this particular mandolin was originally owned by O.F. Bitting (later known for his "Bitting Special" mandolins made by Martin). Bitting was a music teacher in nearby (to Martin) Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, and over the next ten or so years the mandolin was repaired several times by Martin. (SN:1479)
90U-6487 $1,100.00 buy

MARTIN STYLE AA MANDOLA (1927) 12 Photos
EC- except open top crack, very rare model (fewer than 160 built), double bound teardrop body (Brazilian rosewood binding), bent spruce top, oval soundhole, mahogany back and sides, mahogany neck, ebony fretboard, dot inlays, 20 frets (refretted some time ago), ebony bridge, clamshell tailpiece, inlaid tortoise plastic pickguard, Brazilian rosewood headstock overlay, 4-on-a-plate tuners with ivoroid buttons, Martin hot stamp on back of headstock and inside backstrip, sold AS-IS (needs top crack addressed, refret, reglue pickguard, strings, set up, etc.), 1-1/4" nut, 15-3/8" scale, NO CASE (SN:13511)
90U-6712 $1,185.00 buy

MICHAEL KELLY LEGACY FS MANDOLIN (2006) 12 Photos
EC except needs work (dress frets, fit bridge to top, setup, etc. - sold AS-IS), tobacco sunburst finish, carved spruce top, maple back and sides, maple neck with abalone block inlaid rosewood fingerboard and scooped extension, bound body, neck and peghead, gold Grover tuners, adjustable ebony bridge, gold tailpiece, fancy peghead inlay, crafted in Korea, 1-5/32" nut width, 13-7/8" scale, NO CASE (SN:06040094)
90U-6551 $435.00 buy

NATIONAL TRIOLIAN (1937) 11 Photos
EC- except needs work (dress frets, shim cone for coverplate clearance, replace broken case handle, restring and set up, etc. - sold AS-IS), painted-on wood grain finish, pear-shaped metal body, sunburst finished neck, ivoroid-bound 18-fret rosewood fingerboard, dot inlays, 1-1/4" nut width, ~15" scale, original biscuit bridge and 9-1/2" cone, matching wood grain painted sieve coverplate, nickel tailpiece, "NATIONAL" etched headstock overlay, 4-on-a-plate tuners with white plastic buttons, with shaped OHSC, price reduced (SN:A4158)
90U-5341 $1,275.00 buy

WEYMANN MANDOLUTE MODEL 30 (1923) 14 Photos
VGC+ except needs work (dress frets, reglue back crack, setup, etc. - sold AS-IS), 9-1/4" body width, teardrop shape, repaired top and back cracks plus some pick-wear, R faded natural finish curved spruce top and figured 2-piece maple neck, rims, and curved back (small repaired headstock crack, stable), 17-fret ebony fingerboard with dot inlays (refretted), non-original ebony bridge, tortoise plastic pickguard set into top, rope pattern top binding, engraved nickel tuning machine cover plates and tailpiece cover, ivoroid tuner buttons, gold "WEYMANN - KEYSTONE STATE - MANDOLUTE" decal on back of peghead, Brazilian rosewood headstock overlay, 1-3/16" nut width ~13-3/4" scale, NO CASE
90U-6407 $735.00 buy



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