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1917 Gibson F4 Mandolin #42406


1917 manufacture date (traditional estimates)
1917 shipment date, according to Spann's Guide to Gibson
Mandolin, Style F4
Serial 42406
Factory Order number: 11032


Red sunburst, purple case, unusually nice handel tuners. Very nice condition, shiny finish. Back has a very nice soft warm sunburst

Dave Reiner


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  • Purple-lined hardshell case
  • Superb condition
  • From the Collection of Dave Reiner
  • Red Sunburst
  • Handel inlaid tuners


From Ken Waltham.
Ken Waltham is a well-regarded player and collector of vintage mandolins

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