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Gibson A-1 Snakehead (1924)

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This very cool 1924 Gibson A-style mandolin features a bound carved spruce top, maple back and sides, and a Snakehead style headstock. Other features include a mahogany neck, oval soundhole with ivoroid rosette, and a tailpiece with logo inlay. A handsome Gibson mandolin in very good+ condition.


Black finish on (bound) carved spruce top
Ivoroid rosette
Dark natural finish on maple back and sides
Mahogany neck
Bound ebony fretboard
Dot inlays
Logo on tailpiece cover
Adjustable bridge
Snakehead headstock features overlay with logo inlay
4-on-a-plate tuners with ivoroid buttons
1 3/32" nut
14" scale
SN:79781 and F.O.N. 8154

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Category: Mandolins
Ad Number 117505
Posted: Nov 14, 2017 12:00 PM CDT

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Elderly Instruments
1100 N. Washington Ave.
Lansing MI 48901
United States

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