Add this item to Cart for a combined free shipping deal
Click to enlarge photo

Listing Detail Tabs

1911, Model 1A, Number: 18219, steel string w/case

+ Rosewood back
+ Brass top nut
+ 20 frets
+ Action at 12: 2.5mm
+ Action at 1: 1.5mm
+ String-tree, between bridge and tortoise-shell tailpiece
+ Tortoise-shell soundhole surround

++ Steel string, currently wearing Ernie Ball 9s
++ Can easily convert to catgut/nylon, for a more traditional sound
++ Original parts
++ Chipped bridge at 'D' slot, NO problem, IF played "correctly"
++ Plays nicely
++ NO structural damage


NOTE: Internal Label shows SAVOY COAT OF ARMS, with text, 'FORNITORI DELLA R. CASA'.

ALSO, on Label:
CASAFONDATA AL 1800

VINCENZO DE MEGLIO NAPOLI
MARCA DEPOSITATA

Cav.GIOV. DE MEGLIO & F.

Vinc. e Giov. de Meglio socii

NAPOLI (Italia)

Fabbrica di MANDOLIN, CHITARRE, Privativa : tastiera di Cristallo Medaglia d'oro e di argento, Napoli 1890 e 1901 Medaglia d'oro Londra, 1904

Text is in English (and French).
IMPORTANT NOTICE
Against all falsifiers, holders and merchants of the 'de Meglio's Mandolines' falsified, he vvill penally and civilly proceed to the art. 296 and 297 of the Italian penal code and of August the 25th 1885, 46 and 47 Vict. c. 57 sect 64 English lavv and in all other countries according to the lavvs there in vigor. Please click here to ask a question
Your question and answer privileges have been disabled.
You must log in to view questions and answers on this listing. We recommend reading questions before you make any purchases.
You must log in to ask or answer questions posted. We recommend reading questions before you make any purchases. Available only to approved bidders. You must be an authenticated member to ask questions Find out more about becoming authenticated. Your account is in debt Your current account balance is You must credit your account to use this feature.
Firearms licence #
Firearms licence holder name
First name is required
Last name is required
Your current account balance is Please note you will lose your question and answer privileges if your account is in debt for more than 2 weeks. Credit your account.
I confirm that I am over 18 years old.
To prevent your personal details being misused please do not put emails or phone numbers in questions. Failure to comply may result in the suspension of your account. The seller cannot add a Buy Now price once bidding has started.

Shipping options

  • Nationwide > 2-5 business days$30.00
  • Seller allows pick-ups
  • Seller location: New Plymouth, Taranaki, NZ

Payment options

  • Other options
    Cash, NZ bank deposit