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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:



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).
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
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