Features of Octave Mandolin #171:

  • Hand carved, Englemenn Spruce top
  • X bracing
  • Tortoise shell binding, top and back
  • Figured Maple back, sides
  • 3-piece laminated maple neck, “U” shaped profile
  • 12″ radiused ebony fingerbaord with Mother of Pearl inlay
  • 1 5/16″” wide bone nut
  • 22 3/4″ scale
  • Pomeroy ebony bridge
  • Nitrocellulose lacquer finish in gloss
  • Grover tuners
  • Allen tailpiece
  • Custom Cedar Creek hardshell case