LEVIN dreadnought folk guitar- 1948
LEVIN folk dreadnought
manufactured by Herman Carslon LEVIN, in SWEDEN , 1948
Serial number 199281
Levin is probably the most prestigious factory in Europe,
This model, entirely in solid wood is research for its rarity and the shape of its head that can be found on high-level LEVIN.
The sound is powerful, warm, and typical of LEVIN,
This guitar, has very "multi-styles", is suitable for both folk, blues, slide blues (with its powerful sound), Picking...
The finish is perfect (see photo of the guitar removed before restoration).
Solid spruce top
Back and sides in solid birch (wood commonly used on LEVIN)
Head nut width: 45mm
Body width (lower end): 356mm
The guitar has been restored to the level of the sides by a professional luthier) - everything is original except the bridge.
It has some traces and wear (see photos for details) but is in very good condition given its age
2 mechanical head covers have been replaced
Straight neck, does not move - easy to play.
Holds the chord very well like all quality guitars.
shipping width an used vintage Hardcase