Mandolin #377

A rustic beauty guaranteed to liven up the relationship between you and your mandolin.

$110.00 Plus Shipping


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. Well used and well cared for in a previous life.
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. The strap guide is made from an old saddle tie and keeps the rein strap centered on the shoulder piece.
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 an adjustable 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 lacing fits snug in the holes and will not slip while in use. The 3 standard button hole tab will be sewn on the back end at the buyers specified length.