- Excellent + Condition
- Year: 1919
- Includes Original Hard Shell Case
- Serial #: 631
Lovely Lyon and Healy Style C a style mandolin in fantastic original condition..a versatile instrument with excellent rich sound. This example dates from circa 1919 and features the original longer 13-3/4" scale length neck that meets the body around the 10th fret, and earlier "stairstep" peghead shape. The body is fully bound and features high grade flamed maple back/sides with straight grained spruce for the top; original pickguard and taipiece. Notable dings, scratches, playwear, but no cracks or repairs. The neck has an extended ebony fingerboard with 1-3/16" (much wider than earlier) nut width. Significant scratching on the overlay and some wear on back of neck. Includes original hard case.
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