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1918 Gibson A1 Mandolin #42608


1918 manufacture date (traditional estimates)
1917 shipment date, according to Spann's Guide to Gibson
Mandolin, Style A1
Serial 42608
Factory Order number: 11059


missing pickguard, heavily scratched finish, cigarette burn etc.


Categories this instrument is a member of

  • Red-lined hardshell case
  • Orange or "pumpkin" finish


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