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1924 (Loar Period) Gibson F4 Mandolin #78775


1924 (Loar Period) manufacture date (traditional estimates)
1925 shipment date, according to Spann's Guide to Gibson
Mandolin, Style F4
Serial 78775
Factory Order number: 8078
Virzi Serial Number 10539


Custom made for Adolph L Regnal, whose name is engraved in the pickguard. Maple back and 1 piece mahogany neck. Appears in Tony Williamson's "Sound of the American Mandolin" video.


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  • Maple back
  • Green-lined hardshell case
  • Brown, red, orange sunburst
  • Single piece neck
  • Virzi


From Tony Williamson.
Tony Williamson founded Mandolin Central, which has now become an international resource of mandolin lore, vintage instruments and accessories

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