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1914 Gibson F2 Mandolin #17731


1914 manufacture date (traditional estimates)
1912 shipment date, according to Spann's Guide to Gibson
Mandolin, Style F2
Serial 17731
Factory order number unknown


Black finish. Peghead scroll broken off. Later adjustible bridge. "The Gibson" inlaid in peghead, Handel inlaid tuners


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  • Damaged, needs restoration
  • Black finish
  • Handel inlaid tuners


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