10-17-2004 10-17-2004
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2253 Boston
October 17, 2004 12:00 PMCalender
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American Electric Mandola, Vivi Tone Company, Kalamazoo, 1933

$4,700$4,000
Auction: Musical Instruments - 2253 Location: Boston Date / Time: October 17, 2004 12:00PM

Description:

American Electric Mandola, Vivi Tone Company, Kalamazoo, 1933, labeled VIVI TONE MANDOLA, NO 39, MANUFACTURED BY, VIVI TONE COMPANY, KALAMAZOO, MICHIGAN, the bound one-piece plain back, the plain sides, the mahogany neck, the veneered peghead with VIVI TONE silkscreen, the bound ebony fingerboard with pearl dot inlay, length of body 13 7/8 in., with case.

Provenance: The Collection of Dennis E. Hartnett.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Vivi Tone Company, Kalamazoo, Dennis E. Hartnett