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1910 Gibson A2 Mandolin #8024


1910 manufacture date (traditional estimates)
1909 shipment date, according to Spann's Guide to Gibson
Mandolin, Style A2
Serial 8024
Factory Order number: 540


Orville Label. "The Gibson" on peghead, top binding, no back binding. Missing bridge, nut, pickguard (no pickguard inlaid). FON 540. Possible back shrinkage or back reglued.

DB - one of the first S/Ns we know of without an inlaid pickguard (except for the earlier batch ~3263)


Categories this instrument is a member of

  • Orange or "pumpkin" finish
  • Orville Gibson Label
  • Pineapple-shaped tailpiece cover


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