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1921 Gibson A Mandolin - $995 (Southington)

condition: good
make / manufacturer: Gibson
model name / number: A
size / dimensions: 28 x 10 x 3
1921 Gibson Model A mandolin, Serial #66174.
GOOD to VERY GOOD condition.
Setup and ready to play.
Excellent balanced tone. Recording available.
Original tuners okay. 1-1/8" nut.
Frets leveled & crowned. Lots of fret life left.
Medium action: 12 mil @ 1st fret, 60 mil @ 12th. No buzz.
Straight V-shaped neck. Neck joint solid.
Non-adjustable replacement bridge. No pick guard.
New Martin M465 monel medium strings.
Original HSC & key.
Purchased distressed:
+ Top was pockmarked (years at high humidity?) and has been spot-sanded and resealed.
+ A once-detached rear side has been professionally secured with half a dozen 3/32" dowels. Zoom in to view rear side at 6 o'clock.
$995.00, shipping extra, PayPal.
Local pickup for CT, MA, RI, NYC. Meet you halfway.
72-hr evaluation period. U pay return shipping.
Ask for Bill at Mandolin Rescue of CT.

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