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Serial Number: 80192

Virzi Number:

Year shipped: 1926

Signed and dated by Lloyd Loar: Mar 1st 1924 (Dec 1st 1924 according to www.mandolinarchive.com)

 

Headstock: Diagonal 'The Gibson' logo

Neck/fingerboard: The guitar has been re-necked using the original headstock overlay and fingerboard (20 fret with pointed end) but with the heel changed to the later rounded style. The serial number is now stamped on the back of the headstock.

Body: Birch back and sides, completely refinished and re-bound with five-ply binding, no Virzi fitted

Hardware: Silver-plated metal parts including three-on-a-strip Waverly tuners with pearl buttons and wrap-over tailpiece. Short, bound pickguard

 

Notes: Has original hardshell case.

80192 FULL FRONT 80192 FULL BACK 80192 HEAD FRONT 80192 HEAD BACK SERIAL NO

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