Signed by Lloyd Loar February 18, 1924 manufacture date (traditional estimates)
1924 shipment date, according to Spann's Guide to Gibson
Mandolin, Style F5
Factory order number unknown
Virzi Serial Number 10301
Lloyd Loar's personal F5.
Virzi label under date label. Was fitted with a pickup that has been removed, holes filled in the pickguard and face of the instrument. Gilded teens TP cover, gold hardware
Categories this instrument is a member of
- Red-lined hardshell case
- Played by a well-known musician
From Roger Siminoff.
Some of the information provided by Roger Siminoff originally appeared in Pickin' Magazine, where many readers contributed to the listings. Information appears courtesy of Roger Siminoff