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  • Produced between 1914 and 1995, Martin’s A mandolin was one of the company’s most popular models. Features include bent spruce top, Brazilian rosewood peghead overlay, oval soundhole, inlaid pickguard, 20 ebony flat fretboard, ebony bridge, clamshell tailpiece. Made in USA. (Needs glue/cleat crack, reglue pickguard, fret level, strings, set-up, plays okay – sold AS-IS)
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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
  • Repaired treble side crack - solid 
  • SN A-17924
  • 1947
  • (Needs glue/cleat crack, reglue pickguard, fret level, strings, set-up, plays okay – sold AS-IS)
  • Gloss natural finish
  • A body
  • Bent spruce top (crack below pickguard needs glue/cleat)
  • Tortoise plastic binding
  • Oval soundhole with multi-ring rosette 
  • Inlaid tortoise plastic pickguard (needs reglue)
  • Mahogany (flat) back, sides, and neck 
  • 20 fret ebony flat fretboard with dot markers 
  • 1-3/16” nut, 13” scale
  • "V" neck profile
  • T frets (needs fret level)
  • Ebony bridge 
  • Brazilian rosewood peghead overlay features logo decal
  • 4-on-a-plate open-gear tuners with ivoroid buttons (1 gear screw replaced, A tuner bent)
  • Clamshell tailpiece 
  • Period viola case (green lining)
  • Made in Pennsylvania, USA

Martin A Mandolin (1947)

Intl. Fees
AS-IS
Used

SKU: 90U-211579

Regular price
$800 USD
Regular price
Sale price
$800 USD
Produced between 1914 and 1995, Martin’s A mandolin was one of the company’s most popular models. Features include bent spruce top, Brazilian rosewood peghead overlay, oval soundhole, inlaid pickguard, 20 ebony flat fretboard, ebony bridge, clamshell tailpiece. Made in USA. (Needs glue/cleat crack, reglue pickguard, fret level, strings, set-up, plays okay – sold AS-IS)
More Details

More Details

The following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880
  • Repaired treble side crack - solid 
  • SN A-17924
  • 1947
  • (Needs glue/cleat crack, reglue pickguard, fret level, strings, set-up, plays okay – sold AS-IS)
  • Gloss natural finish
  • A body
  • Bent spruce top (crack below pickguard needs glue/cleat)
  • Tortoise plastic binding
  • Oval soundhole with multi-ring rosette 
  • Inlaid tortoise plastic pickguard (needs reglue)
  • Mahogany (flat) back, sides, and neck 
  • 20 fret ebony flat fretboard with dot markers 
  • 1-3/16” nut, 13” scale
  • "V" neck profile
  • T frets (needs fret level)
  • Ebony bridge 
  • Brazilian rosewood peghead overlay features logo decal
  • 4-on-a-plate open-gear tuners with ivoroid buttons (1 gear screw replaced, A tuner bent)
  • Clamshell tailpiece 
  • Period viola case (green lining)
  • Made in Pennsylvania, USA