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"Waldo" Mandolin

Saginaw, Michigan - USA
United States

Brazilian rosewood, Mother of Pearl, Ivory, metal
Possibly 1880's

The craftsmanship of this instrument is truly impressive, as is the choice of materials. A spruce top with unique f-holes, Brazilian rosewood ribs (17) and skirting, 24-fret ebony fingerboard, pearl inlays, ebony bridge, white-bound top with trim, pick guard with inlaid script "Waldo" logo, geared tuners with ivory buttons.


Owner: HWMC
Catalog#: HWMC