Gibson A Mandolin (1914-16)

sku: 90U-208359
This Gibson A Mandolin was built in the early 20th century and features a “pumpkin” finish on carved spruce top, reddish brown finish on birch back and sides, raised tortoise plastic pickguard, 20-fret ebony flat fingerboard with pearl dot inlays. With work, this classic Kalamazoo mandolin can make great music again (needs E string tuner, replace saddle part, fret level, strings, setup, etc. - sold AS-IS)   More Details...

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  • SN 25511 /  FON 2626
  • 1914-16
  • VGC (needs E string tuner, repair bridge, fret level, strings, setup, sold AS-IS)
  • A-style body
  • Pumpkin finish on carved spruce top 
  • Oval soundhole
  • Rope pattern rosette 
  • Ivoroid-bound top and soundhole
  • Reddish brown finish on birch back and sides
  • Raised tortoise plastic pickguard 
  • 20-fret ebony flat fingerboard (needs fret level)
  • Pearl dot inlays
  • Mahogany neck
  • “V” neck profile
  • Paddle-shaped peghead
  • Compensated ebony bridge (replace E string saddle)
  • 4-on-a-plate tuners with white buttons (broken E string tuner)
  • Black peghead overlay
  • 1-1/4” nut 
  • 14” scale
  • Logo on tailpiece cover 
  • Superior tenor banjo padded gigbag
  • Made in Kalamazoo, USA