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1909 Manuel Nunes Ukulele

Beautiful and extremely rare Manuel Nunes soprano ukulele from the early 1909 in gorgeous original condition. This beautiful piece was handcrafted on the island of Oahu at the turn of the twentieth century and remains in phenomenal collectible and playable condition.  Manuel Nunes was one of three luthiers along with Augusto Dias and Jose do Espirito Santo who are credited with creating the early ukulele. Gorgeous Hawaiian Koa wood face, back, and sides with all Koa wood neck and bridge. Original Manuel Nunes label remain in exceptional condition. Original ivroid tu
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1920s Martin 3M Taropatch Ukulele

A wonderful and extremely rare 1920s Martin (8-string) 3M Taropatch Ukulele handcrafted by C.F. Martin & Co. of Nazareth, PA. This historical and rare Martin taropatch ukulele was handcrafted of a Mahogany wood top, back, sides, and bridge with a Brazilian Rosewood fretboard.  Five-ply concentric ivroid rosette and three-ply top purfling with matching ivroid top and back binding, mustache inlay at the butt of the instrument, and “doubled-up” diamond shaped abalone shell position markers on 5, 7, and 10. 8-string tuning configuration for accompaniment
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1960s Martin 3M Soprano Ukulele

Circa 1960s. Vintage Martin 3M Ukulele. Here is a very rare 1960’s Martin 3M (Mahogany Model) Soprano Ukulele handcrafted in Nazareth, PA. Classic mahogany face, back and sides with celluloid binding on top and back –  discoloration on the binding as the instrument aged over the last 60+ years. Ebony fretboard and C.F. Martin & Co decal on headstock. There is also a C.F. Martin & Co stamp on the inside of the soundhole as well. Minor play wear but overall in wonderful original condition. The is not the reissue uke that has somewhat flooded the market.
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1970s Martin Baritone Ukulele

Circa 1970. Beautiful Martin Baritone Ukulele. Overall wonderful original condition with some minor cosmetic issues – see photos for more details. No cracks. No repairs. No needed repairs. All mahogany face, back, and sides with rosewood fretboard and bridge. Ebony wood binding on face and back. All original condition with some cosmetic issues but an overall amazing sounding and playing vintage Martin baritone ukulele. Nice deep lows with a classic mellow baritone sound. ID#200090 Price: SOLD
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