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Levin Model 135
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1928 catalog

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1931 catalog

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1934 catalog

Specifications:

6-string Lute.
Flat back.
Body width: 360 mm.
Body depth: 90 mm.
Spruce top with undetermined bracing.
Birch back & sides.
Wood purfling around top.
White-wood neck.
Unbound walnut fingerboard with mother-of-pearl dot inlay.
Black plastic tuner buttons.
Natural finish.
One year warranty.

Introduced: ca 1927

ca 1930:

Changed rosette design.

Earliest known example: 73860 (1930)
754xx (1930)

ca 1931:

Celluloid and wood purfling around top.
Brass tuners with white plastic buttons.

77554 (1931)
82565 (1933)

ca 1933:

Round back.
Flame birch back & sides.
Rosewood fingerboard.
Nickel plated tuners.

89609 (1934)
Latest known example: 118772 (1939)