Gibson A-4 (1913-15)

$2,600
sku: 90U-206770
This historic Gibson A-4 mandolin was built in early 20th century Kalamazoo, and features a red sunburst carved spruce top and cherry-finished birch back and sides. Other features include a 24 fret flat bound ebony fingerboard and 4-on-a-plate tuners with Handel inlaid buttons. Original hardshell case included. This instrument is in very good to excellent condition.   More Details...

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  • SN 22533 (1915) and F.O.N. 2482 (1913) *
  • 1913-15
  • VG-EC
  • Double bound A-style body
  • Red sunburst on carved spruce top with oval soundhole
  • Ivoroid soundhole rosette with inlaid wood rope pattern on each side 
  • Cherry finish birch back and sides
  • “The Gibson" engraved on tailpiece cover
  • Ebony bridge
  • 2-piece V-shape mahogany neck
  • 24 fret flat bound ebony fingerboard with pearl dot markers
  • 1-3/16” nut 
  • 14” scale
  • 4-on-a-plate tuners with inlaid Handel buttons
  • Pearl fleur-de-lis and "The Gibson" logo in paddle headstock
  • Missing pickguard
  • OHSC (faded purple lining)
  • Made in Kalamazoo, USA