Gibson Mandolin A-00 1930's ....rare..... For Sale
I believe that this is a 1930's model based on the researched . I think the stampednumber means it was made on the 11th month of 1936 and the hand writen 6 means it was number 6 out of 40
Binding on front only. Bridge single piece of wood. F holds. No label in hole but a stamped number 1136-6 stamped in lback and 6 hand written in rend in right f hold under the pick gaurd, Gibson inlayed on peg head. it has 20 frets. 7 inlayed dots on neck. It is 26.5 inches tall, 10 inches wide and 1.75 to 2 inches thick. THe neck is 10 inches long not counting the peg head. I also have the case, with green felt inside looks origional.