Mandolins are a traditional instrument, already having a long history before the modern design was invented by Orville Gibson in the closing days of the 19th century. The Twelfth Fret carries many Vintage and Used mandolin models, including pre-1920 Gibson models. We set up instruments to the player’s requirements and we ship worldwide.
Guitarists haven't been the only musicians getting louder - other players had to keep up and the Gibson EM-150 Electric Mandolin helped meet this need.
Like the A style, the Gibson F9 design traces its history back to 1902, a new American mandolin, very different from the bowl-back european designs.
Built around 2010 in Toronto, this Yanuziello Mandolin illustrates why Joseph Yanuziello's hand built instruments are sought after.
Here is a nice Gibson F-2 Mandolin from 1930. It's been used and repaired over the years but plays well and has that