Gibson F-12 1951 Sunburst

Reverb Estimated Used Price Range

  • $3,000$4,000

Gibson F-style Mandolins stand as some of the most important and iconic Mandolins ever made. While those made after World War II are not nearly as highly regarded as those made in the '20s and '30s, higher-end Gibsons like the F-12 are still very sought-after instruments. 

Years of Production: 1934 - 1937, 1948 - 1980 

Wood Composition: Maple body, Mahogany neck, Rosewood fingerboard

Design Elements: Raised fingerboard, bound fingerboard, pointed body

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