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American Mandola, Gibson Mandolin-Guitar Company, Kalamazoo, 1928, Model H-4

Auction:
2253
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$8,813$7,500

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

Description:

American Mandola, Gibson Mandolin-Guitar Company, Kalamazoo, 1928, Model H-4, labeled GIBSON MANDOLA STYLE H-4, NUMBER 81779 IS HEREBY GUARANTEED... etc., the bound two-piece maple back of medium curl, the maple sides of medium curl, the cedar neck, the bound peghead with THE GIBSON and flowerpot pearl inlay, the bound ebony fingerboard with pearl dot inlay, the bound spruce top of fine to medium grain, the varnish of a red color, length of back 14 5/8 in., with case.

Provenance: The Collection of Dennis E. Hartnett.
Estimate $2,400-2,600

Keywords

Gibson Mandolin-Guitar Company, American Mandola, Dennis E. Hartnett, Guitar, Inlay, Mandolin, String instruments

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