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|Levin Model 106 / Model 18|
Body width: 315 mm.
Body length: 460 mm.
Body depth: 95-98 mm.
Spruce top with undetermined bracing.
Magnolia back & sides.
Celluloid and wood purfling around top.
Unbound fingerboard with varied mother-of-pearl inlay.
Ivory nut & bridge saddle.
Bone bridge pins with mother-of-pearl inlay.
Violet finished back & sides.
Natural finished top.
Introduced: ca 1900
Also available in 3/4 size.
Earliest known example: 3255 (1905)
Masur birch back & sides.
Renamed Model 18.
Flame birch back & sides.
Mosaic and celluloid bound top.
Bone nut & bridge saddle.
Dark brown finished back & sides.
Silver plated frets.
Nickel plated tuners.
One year warranty.
Also available with tailpiece (Model 18 S).
Latest known example: 74563 (1930)