Gibson F5 Mandolin #79824 Signed by Lloyd Loar March 31, 1924
Signed by Lloyd Loar March 31, 1924 manufacture date (traditional estimates)
1926 shipment date, according to Spann's Guide to Gibson
Mandolin, Style F5
Factory order number unknown
Virzi Serial Number 10115
Fern, silver hardware, peculiar date, serial number appears to be altered, but likely factory.
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From Darryl Wolfe.
Darryl Wolfe's F5 Journal is the authoritative work on the subject of Loar-signed and later Gibson mandolins
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