Up for sale is this C. F. Martin Soprano Style 2 Ukulele from the 1920s, made in Nazareth, PA. The ukulele has a dark mahogany finish, mahogany body and neck and a rosewood fingerboard. A black chipboard case is included.

This ukulele is one of the best sounding ukuleles I've ever played or heard. It has an amazing resonance and tone.

The Martin logo is stamped inside the soundhole and also on the back of the headstock. It has a dark natural mahogany finish and an offset 3-ply white celluloid binding around the top and a single ply on the back. There is a subtle ring around the soundhole which is elegant and refined. The dot inlays are tiny and also quite elegant.

The tuners are not original. There are several professionally-done repairs worth mentioning. The repairs do not affect sound, play or appearance.

Condition: Overall, the ukulele is in Good condition due to its repairs and overall wear. There are various scratches and dings as seen in the pictures. Keep in mind this is a 100+ year old instrument, so there will be some wear from use.

Repairs and restoration:

  • Patch made to the treble-side side wall near curve of the upper bought (see pictures).
  • Small / fine cracks on back board, which are secured and repaired (see pictures).
  • Small hairline crack below the bridge on bottom bout (see pictures).
  • Small repaired scratch on left side of bridge (see pictures).
  • Re-glued brace inside.

This ukulele plays perfectly and has a full, warm and beautiful tone. 
 
Size and Dimensions:

  • Overall length is 20 3/4"
  • Width at lower bout: 6 1/4" 
  • Body depth: 2 5/16"
  • Scale length: 13 5/8"
  • Nut width: 1 13/32".

Shipping available outside the lower 48 of the US. Please message me for shipping info. Please feel free to ask any questions. Stand in pictures is not included. 

Listed4 months ago
ConditionVery Good (Used)
Very Good items may show a few slight marks or scratches but are fully functional and in overall great shape.Learn more
Brand
Model
  • Style 2 Mahogany Soprano Ukulele with Nickel Patent Pegs
Finish
  • Mahogany
Categories
Year
  • 1920s
Made In
  • United States

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