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  • Loar-era Gibson A style mandolin here. It has the Sheraton brown finish on carved spruce top and maple back and sides. Features a mahogany neck and ebony fingerboard with pearl dots. Newer clamshell tailpiece and distinctive "snakehead" peghead. Bright sound! Period hard shell case. Made in Kalamazoo, USA. On consignment.
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  • Bridge and sound hole of Gibson A-Jr Snakehead Mandolin
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The following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880
  • Snakehead 
  • Repaired back center seam, small back crack by tailpiece
  • Round label 
  • SN 75577
  • 1924
  • VGC (playing wear)
  • Sheraton brown finish
  • A-style body
  • Carved spruce top
  • Black bound oval soundhole
  • Carved maple back and sides
  • Mahogany neck
  • Ebony flat fretboard with pearl dot inlays
  • 1-3/32" nut, 14" scale
  • "V" neck profile
  • Newer clamshell tailpiece
  • Ebony bridge
  • Black "snakehead" peghead overlay with no logo
  • 4-on-a-plate tuners installed
  • Period hard shell case (green lining)
  • Consignment

Gibson A-Jr Snakehead Mandolin (1924)

Expert Setup
Intl. Fees
Used

SKU: 90U-211827

Regular price
$2,000 USD
Regular price
Sale price
$2,000 USD
Loar-era Gibson A style mandolin here. It has the Sheraton brown finish on carved spruce top and maple back and sides. Features a mahogany neck and ebony fingerboard with pearl dots. Newer clamshell tailpiece and distinctive "snakehead" peghead. Bright sound! Period hard shell case. Made in Kalamazoo, USA. On consignment.
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The following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880
  • Snakehead 
  • Repaired back center seam, small back crack by tailpiece
  • Round label 
  • SN 75577
  • 1924
  • VGC (playing wear)
  • Sheraton brown finish
  • A-style body
  • Carved spruce top
  • Black bound oval soundhole
  • Carved maple back and sides
  • Mahogany neck
  • Ebony flat fretboard with pearl dot inlays
  • 1-3/32" nut, 14" scale
  • "V" neck profile
  • Newer clamshell tailpiece
  • Ebony bridge
  • Black "snakehead" peghead overlay with no logo
  • 4-on-a-plate tuners installed
  • Period hard shell case (green lining)
  • Consignment