114 S. Juliana Street Bedford, PA 15522 (814) 623-2187
Bedford Banjo Shop
USED Mandolin Family Instruments
We usually have partially completed project instruments that are waiting for our attention.
Please inquire if you're seeking such instruments.
USED 1914 Gibson H-1 mandola (sn 17222) All-original and in superb condition. Approx 15.75" scale, straight neck, virtually no fret wear. All solid woods, "Pumpkin" spruce top and mahogany back, sides and neck. All original appointments including finger rest with correct mounting hardware, bridge, tuning machines and tailpiece with engraved "The Gibson" cover. Includes original case that shows only slight wear. ON HOLD
USED 2007 Kentucky KM-505 A-style mandolin Dark sunburst, all solid woods, carved spruce top and carved flamed maple back and sides, radiused ebony fingerboard, gold plated hardware. Excellent condition. Includes case. $449
USED c. 1900 Biehl bowl back mandolin Made in Davenport, Iowa. 13 1/4" scale. Spruce top, 19 rosewood ribs, mahogany neck, fancy m.o.p. fingerboard inlays, celluloid finger rest. Top has some scratches, but there are no cracks or separating seams. Top purfling is intact. Missing peghead inlay. New strings and set up. $249
USED c. 1920 Barera bowl back mandolin 21 ribs, spruce top, mahogany neck, open geared tuners with bone buttons, new strings. $175
USED 1950s Supro acoustic/electric mandolin Made by Kay. Florentine body style, lipstick pickup volume and tone controls. Excellent original with straight neck, minor fret wear and slight overall playing wear. Neck was probably reset at some point, so the neck angle is very good with plenty of room to raise or lower the action at the bridge. Fine set up. Includes gig bag. ON HOLD
USED Schwab electric Mandocaster 5-string mandolin Professional level mandolin by renowned maker, Kevin Schwab. Telecaster body shape, humbucker pickup with coil tap, 14.5" scale, natural gloss finish. Excellent condition. Includes hard case. $1249