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Levin Model 380
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1934 catalog

Specifications:

8-string Mandolin.
Arched top & back.
Body width: 260 mm.
Hand carved top & back.
Spruce top with undetermined bracing.
Flame maple back & sides.
Single-bound top with unbound f-holes.
Single-bound back.
Single-bound pickguard.
Single-bound headstock.
Flame maple neck with violin-style volute.
Single-bound ebony fingerboard with mother-of-pearl dot inlay.
Nickel plated hardware.
Sunburst finish.
Ten year warranty.

Introduced: ca 1933

Earliest known example: 95893 (1935)
101302 (1936)
101739 (1936)

ca 1936:

Block fingerboard inlay.

Latest known example: 102880 (1936)

ca 1937: Replaced by Model 320.