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Levin Model 4 / Model 57
No catalog photo


8-string Mandolin.
Round back.
Spruce top with inlay.
Mahogany & walnut 17-part back.
Mosaic & celluloid bound top.
Mosaic rosette.
Unbound headstock.
Unbound fingerboard with varied mother-of-pearl inlay.
Bone nut.
Engraved aluminium tailpiece.
Natural finish.

Introduced: ca 1900

ca 1907:

Renamed Model 57.
Also available in a 12-string fancier version as Model 12.

Earliest known example: 48863 (1921)
Latest known example: 48863 (1921)