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Levin Model 117
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1956 catalog

Specifications:

Non-cutaway.
Concert size:
Body width: 360 mm.
Body length: 465 mm.
Body depth: 98 mm.
Fingerboard width: 49 mm.
Scale length: 630 mm.
Spruce top with fan bracing.
Mahogany back & sides.
5-ply bound top.
Single-bound back.
Mahogany neck with non-adjustable T-shaped duraluminum truss rod.
Unbound rosewood fingerboard.
Rosewood bridge.
Nickel plated tuners with white plastic buttons.
Natural finish.
One year warranty.

This model was constructed to be used
with either steel or nylon strings.

Marketed by Rose-Morris in U.K. as Model 1799.

Introduced: ca 1955

Earliest known example: 336693 (1955)
375059 (1958)
392627 (1959)
420687 (1962)
432244 (1963)
Latest known example: 449148 (1965)