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Goya M-50
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1958 catalog

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1959 flyer

Specifications:

Goya version of Levin LM 50.

Non-cutaway.
Goliath size:
Body width: 400 mm.
Body length: 505 mm.
Body depth: 95/120 mm.
Fingerboard width: 43 mm.
Scale length: 630 mm.
Spruce top with X-bracing.
Flame maple back & sides.
6-ply bound top.
4-ply bound back.
Mahogany bolt-on neck with adjustable truss rod.
Metal Levin truss rod cover with a star and "1900".
5-ply bound headstock with mother-of-pearl inlay.
5-ply bound ebony fingerboard with mother-of-pearl cloud inlay.
Ebony bridge with mother-of-pearl inlay.
Gold plated individual tuners with pearloid buttons.
Natural finish.

Introduced: ca 1958

Earliest known example: 375171 (1958)
375177 (1958)
375180 (1958)

ca 1958:

No star or "1900" on truss rod cover (star and "1900" used until ca 1962).

ca 1960:

Van Gent tuners (Kolb tuners used until ca 1963).

ca ?:

No inlay on bridge.

Latest known example: 436667 (1963)