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Gibson F-5 Lloyd Loar Mandolins

MF8697, 1923 Gibson F-5
EXF, interior label signed and dated May 29, 1923, sent back to Gibson factory in 1938 at which time it was set up with new Fern neck and fully refinished, combines the best features of a Loar signed F-5 with a the best features of a later fern model, neck dimensions similar to those of mandolin played by Sam Bush, exceptionally fine sound and playability, EXF 1938 rectangular HC...$90,000.00
MF8595, 1924 Gibson F-5
EXC, Verzi, flowerpot peghead inlay, interior label signed and dated December 1, 1924 by Lloyd Loar, OHC...$165,000.00
MF8483, 1924 Gibson F-5 Loar
EXC, signed and dated by Lloyd Loar on March 31, 1924, fern peghead inlay, Virzi Tone Producer, a very fine sounding example, exceptionally fine condition 1920s Gibson form fit F-5 case...$165,000.00
MF8702, 1924 Gibson F-5
VG+, interior label signed and dated by Lloyd Loar on February 18, 1924, Virzi tone producer, OHC...$135,000.00
MF8714, 1923 Gibson Loar F-5
finish oversprayed with lacquer by Charlie Derrington, vintage replica tuners, tailpiece replaced (original in case pocket), truss rod replaced, interior label signed and dated by Lloyd Loar April 25, 1923, Calton HC and OHC...$135,000.00