1926 manufacture date (traditional estimates)
1929 shipment date, according to Spann's Guide to Gibson
Mandolin, Style F5
Factory Order number: 9288
One of a matched pair of ferns originally shipped in a double case (the only sequentially numbered pair of F5s sold together as a set that is known to exist)
Categories this instrument is a member of
From Dan Beimborn.
Dan Beimborn is the designer and operator of the Mandolin Archive. Descriptions and photographs are copyright Dan Beimborn unless otherwise indicated, and may not be reproduced without permission.