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Gibson A Mandolin #12718


manufacture date (traditional estimates)
1911 shipment date, according to Spann's Guide to Gibson
Mandolin, Style A
Serial 12718
Factory order number unknown


Nice looking A. Appears to have a replacement bridge, but tailpiece cover & pickguard are present. End-opening leather case.


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  • Tooled leather case
  • Orange or "pumpkin" finish


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