10-17-2004 10-17-2004
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2253 Boston
October 17, 2004 12:00PMCalender
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American Mandolin, Gibson Mandolin-Guitar Company, Kalamazoo, 1924, Model A-4

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

Description:

American Mandolin, Gibson Mandolin-Guitar Company, Kalamazoo, 1924, Model A-4, labeled GIBSON MANDOLIN STYLE A-4, NUMBER 75493 IS HEREBY GUARANTEED... etc., the bound two-piece plain back, the plain sides, the cedar neck, the veneered peghead with THE GIBSON and fleur-de-lis pearl inlay, the bound ebony fingerboard with pearl dot inlay, the bound spruce top of medium grain, the varnish of a red color, length of back 13 3/4 in., with case.

Provenance: The Collection of Dennis E. Hartnett.
Estimate $2,300-2,800

Keywords

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