Lyon & Healy Style C (1920's)

$1,750
sku: 90U-203325
A nice early 20th century mandolin, this Lyon & Healy Style C has a carved spruce top with an oval sound hole. The maple back and sides have a natural finish, and the back has some birdseye figuration. The 2-piece mahogany neck has an ebony fretboard with pearl dot inlays. Other features include a fancy engraved tailpiece, a black pickguard, an Art Deco-style headstock, and 4-on-a-plate tuners with ivoroid buttons. This instrument is in excellent condition.   More Details...

  • Gloss finish
  • Teardrop body
  • Natural finished carved spruce top with oval soundhole
  • Brown stained maple back and sides (back is "birdseye")
  • 2-piece mahogany neck
  • Ebony fretboard
  • Pearl dot inlays
  • 24 frets
  • Ebony bridge
  • Engraved "LYON / & / HEALY / CHICAGO" tailpiece
  • Black "fiber guard" pickguard
  • Art Deco headstock
  • 4-on-a-plate tuners with ivoroid buttons
  • 1-1/16" nut
  • ~13-3/4" scale
  • Original hardshell case
  • Consignment
  • EC- except two small repaired side cracks by endblock
  • SN: 1423