This vintage piece is a rare sight. Popularized near the turn of the 20th century, the Mandolinetto combines the 8 string tuning/timbre of a Mandolin with the body shape/size of a Ukulele (or a small parlor guitar).
Based on the instrument's construction, we believe this one to have been made by Regal around 1900-1910. This is based on the shape of the tail, wood choices, shape... read more
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