Coveted by Celtic, Old-time, Swing, and classical players, Gibson A-model oval-hole mandolins deliver that distinctive timbre that can not be replicated. This 1914 Gibson A model mandolin features a beautiful "pumpkin" top, original tailpiece and case. Upgraded modern tuners. There is an old, yet stable headstock repair. Brand new frets and setup by our good friend Mark Burin of Burin Lutherie. Outstanding sounding and playing instrument . . .a player's grade vintage Gibson mandolin at a great price.