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Levin Model 1 / Model 51
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Specifications:

Guitar Mandolin.
Flat back.
Spruce top with undetermined bracing.
Mosaic bound top.
Mosaic rosette.
Unbound headstock.
Unbound rosewood fingerboard with mother-of-pearl inlay.
Nickel plated tailpiece.
Mahogany finished back & sides.
Natural finished top.

Introduced: ca 1900

Earliest known example: 4222 (1906)
Latest known example: 4222 (1906)

ca 1907:

Renamed Model 51.

ca 1923:

Birch back & sides.
4-ply top purfling.
Silver plated frets.
Bone nut.