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Levin Standard
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1927 catalog

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1930 catalog

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1934 catalog

Specifications:

Tenor Banjo.
Laminated maple resonator.
11" head diameter.
23" scale.
Levin Standard tone ring.
One-piece flange.
Laminated maple rim.
Maple neck.
Ivory nut.
Single-bound rosewood fingerboard with mother-of-pearl dot inlay.
Grover Junior Gear tuners.
Levin bridge with ebony top.
Adjustable tailpiece.
Nickel plated hardware.
Brown finish.

Also available as Plectrum Banjo (Standard (PB)).

Introduced: ca 1926

Earliest known example: 62449 (1927)

1928:

One year warranty.

ca 1930:

Flame maple neck.
Laminated flame maple resonator.
Laminated flame maple rim.
Changed fingerboard inlays and general decorations.
Dark brown finish.
Ten year warranty.

ca 1933:

Changed headstock inlays.

Latest known example: 86xxx (1934)