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1923 (Loar Period) Gibson A Mandolin #73621


1923 (Loar Period) manufacture date (traditional estimates)
1923 shipment date, according to Spann's Guide to Gibson
Mandolin, Style A
Serial 73621
Factory order number unknown


nice Ajr, later adjustible bridge. Appears to have the loar-style screw-on pickguard as well, or perhaps missing clamp hardware. Missing tailpiece cover, "The Gibson" silkscreened horizontally on peghead indicating a late 20's or early 30's trip back to the factory


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  • Evidence of Later Gibson factory work


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