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This flatiron mandolin doesn’t look like much but i’ve always thought they were one of the great unsung instruments the design was based on a model called the army-navy that gibson designed to be sold inexpensively to soldiers and sailors during world war i gibson only made the model from 1918. Musiciansfriendcom. Flatiron (used, 1992) f-5 artist mandolin this mandolin was made by gibson in montana gibson purchased the original flatiron mandolin company in 1988.
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Gibson mandolin serial number search but if there is a letter in front of the serial number, that changes the dating by about 40 years. A brief history of gibson mandolins in latter years, revived by the flatiron co surprisingly good tone, despite its simple design and low cost tater-bug or.
Early flatiron mandolin advertisements my thanks to two very important steves by bradley laird in late 1985 i purchased a flatiron f-5 artist mandolin from jackson's music in college park, georgia. Flatiron festival : home : buy now : quality and performance of our instruments and to make use of the best materials at all times. Michael kelly guitars is an american guitar, bass and mandolin company, who imports quality instruments manufactured to their specifications. View auction on wwwskinnerinccom american mandolin, the flatiron, montana, 1982 american mandolin, the flatiron, montana, 1982.
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