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Levin Model 70 Alto
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1948 catalog

Specifications:

8-string Tenor Mandola.
Tuned A-D-G-C.
Flat back.
Body width: 300 mm.
Spruce top with undetermined bracing.
Maple back & sides.
Single-bound top.
Single-bound back.
Black pickguard.
Unbound headstock.
Single-bound rosewood fingerboard with mother-of-pearl dot inlay.
Nickel plated tuners.
Sunburst finish.
One year warranty.

Introduced: ca 1947 as a replacement for Model 470.

Earliest known example: 244398 (1951)
Latest known example: 244398 (1951)

ca 1951:

Replaced by Model 75 Tenor.