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Gibson A Mandolin #2825


manufacture date (traditional estimates)
1904 shipment date, according to Spann's Guide to Gibson
Mandolin, Style A
Serial 2825
Factory order number unknown


Another instrument that was in the Chinery collection. Black face, inlaid pickguard, hollow neck construction.

From Howard Specter


Categories this instrument is a member of

  • Constructed without a neck block
  • Volute on back of peghead
  • Black finish
  • Early "artist model" inlay
  • Inlaid pickguard
  • Pineapple-shaped tailpiece cover with hole
  • Handel inlaid tuners


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