Exceptional "like new" condition.
Beautiful amber sunburst. Highly figured Maple back, sides and neck. German spruce top. Flat rosewood fingerboard. Ebony bridge. Multiple Ivoroid bindings throughout; top and back edge of body, along fingerboard and around peghead. Nice "V" neck with the peak nicely sculpted, not too sharp. Scalloped fingerboard extension. Gold hardware. Schaller tuners. Price one-pc. tailpiece. No wear. No scratches. One miniscule touch near end pin.
Exc.(++) Condition. This mandolin was well taken care of, there are just a couple of very light knicks on the body and a few scratches on the peghead.
German Spruce top with subtle sunburst finish. Beautiful highly figured Maple back, sides and neck. Radiused Ebony fretboard with custom inlays. Entire mandolin including fretboard and peghead is triple bound with ivoroid. Traditional double cut extension on fingerboard with scalloped end. Gold tuners with pearl buttons. Ebony peghead overlay with JPRucha logo and "vine" inlay. Pearl truss rod cover. Ebony 2-pc. adjustable bridge.
Excellent tone, great volume and projection. This is a beautiful handmade instrument with workmanship and quality of woods that are very hard to beat.