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Levin Model 130/8
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Specifications:

8-string Lute.
Flat back.
Body width: 360 mm.
Body depth: 90 mm.
Spruce top with undetermined bracing.
Maple back & sides.
Single-ply bound top.
Unbound back.
Unbound rosewood fingerboard with varied mother-of-pearl inlay.
Nickel plated tuners.
Dark mahogany finish.
One year warranty.

Introduced: ca 1933

Earliest known example: 84633 (1933)

ca 1933:

No pickguard.
Single-bound rosewood fingerboard with mother-of-pearl dot inlay.
Sunburst finish.

Latest known example: 99773 (1936) - (changed tailpiece)