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1914 Gibson A3 Mandolin #18665


1914 manufacture date (traditional estimates)
1912 shipment date, according to Spann's Guide to Gibson
Mandolin, Style A3
Serial 18665
Factory order number unknown


Apparent seam seperation on back near heel, missing original case. Very nice condition, hardware present. Pickguard seems to underlap the strings at an unusual angle (mis-adjusted?)


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  • Orange or "pumpkin" finish


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