Ideala Double Table Mandolin (Paul Beuscher) 1930's


Beautiful double table mandolin made in the Patenotte workshops during the 1930s and bears the retailer's label: Paul Beuscher.

This model takes up the patent for the "double table" filed by Lucien Gelas.

Technical characteristics :

  • Top: Spruce
  • Base: Curly Maple
  • Sides: Curly Maple
  • Neck: Maple, mahogany veneer head
  • Fingerboard: Ebony
  • Width at nut: 25 mm
  • Radius: Flat
  • Frets: 20 frets
  • Scale: 330 mm
  • Profile: V
  • Pickguard: Black
  • Country of manufacture: France
  • Year: 1930's
  • Finish: Natural
  • Decorations: Maple-ebony fillets on the table edge and on the rosette / Rosewood and mahogany strips on the table edge
  • Details: Good condition / Traces of tightening on the handle / Delivered without case

The mandolin has a good sound, with beautiful harmonics, very good projection and good sustain.

Like all our instruments, this mandolin is fully restored and fully playable.

It also has good playing comfort.

In very good condition, as visible in the photos, with a low action and pleasant playing, this mandolin is perfect for amateurs wishing to buy a period instrument with good value for money.

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