Orpheum No. 3

  • AS IS Condition
  • Year: circa 1921
  • Includes Original Hard Shell Case
  • Serial #: 11299


Player's grade Orpheum No. 3 tenor w/ 12" rim and 17 fret neck, ready for the next stage of its life; sold AS/IS; extremely low original frets, some forward relief, large aftermarket rosewood resonator w/ some interior damage, later hardware. Plays decently well with medium/high action; equipped w/ later Krishot Grover pancake tuners; some strange metal discs sit beneath each shoe (two-per shoe), and sit under exterior tonering "skirt". Style three appointments include extensive marquetry and multi-laminations, maple rim cap and peghead binding, fancy pearl inlay on fretboard and peghead overlay. Five piece neck has a 21" scale length, pearwood fretboard; simple carved heel. Includes original hard case


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