Mandolin #376

This one is ready to be set up for a two point or an A style with a front button. The back end already has the button tab with 3 standard button holes attached. The single hole button tab shown in the photo will be sewn on at the buyers requested length. This one could be finished at 58” or less to the longest hole.

$75.00 Plus Shipping

Features:

Status SOLD
Shoulder Piece Size 8” long and 1 3/8" wide.
Shoulder Piece Leather Real nice harness leather and broken in butter soft.
Shoulder Piece Stitching Artificial sinew hand stitched into hand punched needle holes.
Shoulder Piece Distressed Level Medium with no visual issues. Age darkened from the original light tan color.
Shoulder Piece Notables Rounded ends were hand shaped and all edges dressed and burnished around the full perimeter. Lined with new suede leather.
Strap Style Western Rein
Strap Width Slightly under 3/8".
Strap Leather Supple, sturdy and unskived at the original 1/8” thickness.
Strap Distressed Level Medium. This is an old pony rein and was a classy one in it’s day. Showing some light surface checking.
Strap Notables I could also set this one up with a non-adjustable scroll/headstock loop with a maximum length of 49” to the longest hole, measured from the very end of the loop.