Giacomel J5 Mandolin & Case

sku: GJ5-1
A wonderfully original addition to the mandolin realm from Italian luthier Corrado Giacomel. Championed by mandolin virtuoso David "Dawg" Grisman, these instruments have a rich, balanced sound, excellent projection, and a distinct visual appeal.   More Details...

  • Highly stylized 2-point body design with a very distinctive "scroll"
  • Highly flamed solid maple back, sides, and neck with amber-tint varnish finish
  • Solid spruce top with X-brace
  • Stylized f-holes
  • Profiled ebony fretboard with block pearl inlay
  • Rosewood binding on top, back, fretboard, and headstock
  • "Giacomel" and ornate peghead inlays in ebony overlay
  • Rosewood backstrap
  • Gold tuners with pearl buttons
  • Custom ebony pickguard, tailpiece, and adjustable bridge
  • 1 1/8" neck width at nut
  • Adjustable truss rod
  • 13 13/16" scale
  • Includes rectangular hardshell case

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