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Gibson F-2 Mandolin 1908 (consignment) SOLD

July 18, 2012
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Serial Number 9205, built 1908 in Kalamazkoo, Michigan.
Pricing $2999 CAD with original case.  SOLD
Neck Mahogany neck with bound ebony fingerboard, dot markers. Black headplate with ‘The Gibson’ script logo in mother of pearl. Repairs to the curl of the headstock.
Frets Minor play wear.
Body 3-point body shape, Carved spruce top with mahogany-stained, flat-sawn Maple back and maple sides.
Finish Original nitrocellulose lacquer finish, black on top and natural elsewhere. There is some finish repair around the headstock, related to the repairs there.
Hardware/electronics Original tailpiece, Tuners are replaced but originals are in the case; ebony bridge, bone nut.
Playability/Action Plays well, action is slightly high. Has a wonderful full sound.
Case Original case.
Comments Here’s a lovely three-point Gibson F-2 mandolin from 1908. It’s in overall good condition with an excellent tone and action.

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