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Levin Model 55
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1937 catalog

Specifications:

Non-cutaway.
Body width: 360 mm.
Spruce top with undetermined bracing.
Birch back & sides.
Single-bound top.
Unbound back.
Unbound headstock.
Unbound rosewood fingerboard with mother-of-pearl dot inlay.
Rosewood bridge.
Nickel plated tuners.
Sunburst finish.
One year warranty.

Also available as 4-string Tenor Guitar (Model 55 TG)
and Hawaiian Guitar (Model 55 HG).

Introduced: ca 1937

Earliest known example: 108816 (1938)
111333 (1938)
120176 (1940)

ca 1942:

Walnut fingerboard.
Pearloid fingerboard inlay.

137764 (1943)
140511 (1943)
Latest known example: 187101 (1947)