10-16-2005 10-17-2005
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2287 Boston
October 16, 2005 12:00 PMCalender
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American Harp Guitar, possibly J.W. Jenkins Company, Kansas City, c. 1895

$1,058$900
Auction: Musical Instruments - 2287 Location: Boston Date / Time: October 16, 2005 12:00PM

Description:

American Harp Guitar, possibly J.W. Jenkins Company, Kansas City, c. 1895, stamped internally GENUINE HARWOOD, REGISTERED, TRADE MARK on the upper blocks and HARWOOD, TRADE MARK on the center strip, the bound two-piece rosewood back, the mahogany necks, the rosewood veneered peghead, the plain ebony bass fingerboard, the ebony upper fingerboard with pearl dot inlay, the inlaid soundhole, the rosewood bridge with pearl dot inlay, the bound spruce top of medium grain, length of back 19 1/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Kansas City, J.W. Jenkins Company