Knutsen Harp Mandolin    

A nice specimen with a very unusual headstock.

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(images from eBay)

Knutsen Archives Inventory Number

HM25

                 Category

Harp Mandolins

                 Body Style

"Lower Treble Point"

                 Current or last known owner

unknown

                 Year (approx)

1910-1914

                 Label

unknown

                 Courses / Strings

4 courses: 8 strings

                 Scale length

unknown

Woods

Top

spruce?

Back & Sides

mahogany?

Neck

mahogany?

Fingerboard

unknown

Bridge

wood

Headstock veneer

unknown

Binding, trim

Top

rope

Back

none

Fingerboard

rope

Headstock(s)

none

Soundhole

rope

                 Inlay

dot fret markers

                 Pickguard

 

                 Comments

 

 

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