Mandolin #416

Comfortable, quality old leather, and eye catching good looks. What more could a mandolin ask for?

$115.00 Plus Shipping


Status SOLD
Shoulder Piece Size 8 3/4" long by 1 1/2" wide.
Shoulder Piece Leather Thick and heavy duty.Beautiful butter soft vintage leather.
Shoulder Piece Stitching Artificial sinew, hand stitched in the X pattern thru hand punched needle holes.
Shoulder Piece Distressed Level Medium. Age darkened and color shaded but nothing significant in the way of blems, nicks, scrapes or boo-boos.
Shoulder Piece Notables Rounded corners were hand shaped and all edges dressed and burnished around the full perimeter. Slotless shoulder piece is held to the rein strap with 2 strap guides made from thinly skived sections of matching vintage leather. This allows the full bottom surface to contact your shoulder. Lined with new suede leather.
Strap Style Western Rein
Strap Width 3/8"
Strap Leather Very supple, top shelf age darkened harness leather and a perfect mate for the shoulder piece.
Strap Distressed Level Medium. I skived it down to 3/16” in thickness, then dressed and burnished both edges and slicked the underside smooth.
Strap Notables Includes a custom fit for length and attachment points to the buyers specs.