Turn of the Century Howe-Orme Style 6 Mandolin / Mandolinetto
This is it! The top of the line !!
Beautiful Brazilian Rosewood back and sides.
Colorful tasteful marquetry.
Engraved Abalone Fingerboard.
Ornate peghead and engraved tuning peg cover plates.

Elias Howe Company Boston, Massachusetts, ca. 1898
A link to an informative site.

The Great Elias Howe Mystery
A link to another informative site.

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Full Back View
Rosewood Back
Back and Sides
Tuning Pegs
Engraved Tuning Peg Coverplates
Engraved Abalone Fingerboard
Marquetry Trim
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Lowell Levinger
Players Vintage Instruments
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