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.
Awaiting repair and set up
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. Oval soundhole, celluloid finger rest with correct mounting hardware. About 5 inches of neck binding on the bass side is missing and will be replaced with a vintage piece of the same type. Includes original case in excellent condition. $2295
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