Mandolin #356

A seriously nice strap guaranteed to liven up the relationship between you and your mandolin. I had to cut off a section of the rein that had been gnawed on by a disgruntled horse so the maximum length I could get to the longest hole is 49” from the end of the loop.

$95.00 Plus Shipping

Features:

Status SOLD
Shoulder Piece Size 8” long and just under 1 1/2" wide on the front half, tapering slightly towards the tail end. The curved shape favors the left shoulder of a right handed player.
Shoulder Piece Leather Thick, top shelf well aged harness leather broken in soft and supple.
Shoulder Piece Stitching Artificial sinew, hand sewn into hand punched needle holes.
Shoulder Piece Distressed Level Medium. A little very shallow checking in a spot or two.
Shoulder Piece Notables The curved shape and rounded ends were hand shaped and the edges were dressed and burnished the full perimeter. Lined on the bottom with new suede leather.
Strap Style Western Rein
Strap Width 1/2"
Strap Leather Broken in soft and supple top shelf harness leather. Skived to 1/8” in thickness with hand dressed and burnished edges the full length and slicked smooth on the underside.
Strap Distressed Level Medium. Well used but in nice shape.
Strap Notables It’s already set up with a scroll/headstock loop and the final length could be tweaked an inch or so either way by taking in or letting out a little of the leather lacing. The 3 standard button hole tab will be sewn on the back end at the buyers specified length.