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Levin Model 16 Carmen
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1948 catalog

Specifications:

Non-cutaway.
Body width: 360 mm.
Body length: 470 mm.
Scale length: 630 mm.
Spruce top with fan bracing.
Mahogany back & sides.
Triple-bound top with 5-ply bound soundhole.
Single-bound back.
Mahogany neck.
Unbound headstock.
Unbound rosewood fingerboard with 18 frets & side block inlay.
Rosewood bridge.
Nickel plated strip tuners.
Natural finish.
One year warranty.

Introduced: ca 1947

Earliest known example: 197182 (1948) - (replaced Model 24 Carmencita neck)
2243xx (1949)
227766 (1950)
230538 (1950)
Latest known example: 263606 (1951)