Category Archive: Mandolins

(SOLD) – (USED) (2006) Stiver F-5 mandolin – SOLD

(Pre-owned) (Built in 2009) Chestnut brown Stiver F model w/ radiused fretboard, nickel SCHALLER tuners, engraved James tailpiece, scooped fretboard extension, and that famous Stiver bluegrass bark. This is a 2009 model with “a little bit of honest player wear”. Look over the photos. It’s been played a lot and it’s got its  share of finish wear and a few unique scratches and dings – and it

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(NEW) Collings MT mandolin, Sunburst, Gloss-top, ivoroid binding, WIDE-NUT – $2,835

JUST ARRIVED – MORE GOOD WOOD!! We sell about forty Collings mandolins each year and we like to think we get a bit smarter with each instrument. This then is *another* Collings MT– this one with good old Sugar maple and an Engelmann spruce top. The gloss-top sunburst finish on the Engelmann spruce is pretty as always. Then we’ve got IVOROID binding, nickel tuners with ivoroid knobs, Collings tailpiece, and the

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SOLD – (NEW) Collings MT2-V Birdseye Maple, Varnish, Engelmann Spruce, tortoise binding – SOLD

JUST ARRIVED  – MORE GOOD WOOD!! We sell about forty Collings mandolins each year and we like to think we get a bit smarter with each instrument.  We pick our own wood, and we pat our own backs, and we’ve got a sharp eye for the good stuff… Our absolute favorite configuration (your mileage may vary) after handling hundreds of these

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(SOLD) Phoenix Neo-Classical mandolin – Nice! – SOLD

(SOLD) We are HUGE fans of this model – as we are of all Phoenix mandolins, but we have to confess a special affection for this lightly braced and lightly crafted  model. For our mandolin orchestra types and those of Celtic influence…..the charming and visceral NeoClassical Phoenix… This model is designed for light gauge strings (comes with Thomastik 154-K) and responds to a very

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(NEW) Collings MT2 Tangerine Burst, Adirondack Top, with Pick guard – $3,690

(NEW) We’ve done it again. We have a knack for landing Collings’ sweetest mandolins, and we’ve done it again. We sell more than forty Collings mandolins each year and we like to think we get a bit smarter with each instrument. We travelled to Collings to shop and chop for extraordinary maple and Adirondack and Engelmann spruce for the next couple o’ dozen *special*

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(SOLD) Collings MF5-V (Varnish) Birdseye Maple, Engelmann Spruce, Fern Inlay, Waverly tuners, James Tailpiece! – SOLD

(NEW) We sell more than thirty Collings mandolins each year (48 in 2013!!) and we like to think we get a bit smarter with each instrument. We travel to Austin and we select our own woods. We spied this SPECTACULAR block of Birdseye Maple on our last visit, large enough to yield a one-piece back, and we could only imagine how gorgeous

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Collings MT Mandola, Sunburst, Satin – $2,970

(NEW) The MT Mandola from Collings. This one has an *Adirondack* spuce top and satin finish.  Standard model, with lovely flame maple back, and thin satin finish… Serial #2365 MSRP: $3,300 AMW Price: $2,970  

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(NEW) custom Collings MT2-O mandolin – Merlot finish with Italian Spruce top! – $3,960

JUST ARRIVED – MORE GOOD WOOD!! We sell over forty Collings mandolins each year and we like to think we get a bit wiser with each instrument. We pick our own wood, and we pat our own backs, and we’ve got a sharp eye for the good stuff… This then is *another* fabulous custom MT2 – this one an OVAL hole in MERLOT – with a back of

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(NEW) Collings MT mandolin, base model, satin-finish, tortoise binding – $2,340

(NEW) Collings MT mandolin – Another beautiful Engelmann spruce topped, Sugar maple backed MT. This is the STANDARD f-hole A model (satin lacquer finish, 1 and 1/8″ nut width, tortoise binding, compound radiused fretboard, ebony fretboard and bridge, cast tailpiece.) Beautiful sound, with a nicely figured maple back. Sounds and plays like a high end mandolin at a very reasonable price. Buy

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(NEW) Collings MT2-O, Adirondack spruce top, Blackface w/ pick guard! – $3,960

JUST ARRIVED – MORE GOOD WOOD!! We sell about forty Collings mandolins each year and we like to think we get a bit wiser with each instrument. We pick our own wood, and we pat our own backs, and we’ve got a sharp eye for the good stuff… This then is *another* fabulous MT2 – this one an OVAL hole Black-face – with a back of nicely figured Sugar

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(USED) Collings MF5-Deluxe Varnish!! – (Used, excellent condition!!) – New lower price – $8,500

(Pre-Owned)  OK….For those of you who check our new arrivals page every day (and there over 350 of you!!) here’s a happy story. As you can imagine, in a shop like ours with SO much good stuff, we talk to lots of folks who can have pretty much anything they want.  When the original purchaser (now the seller /consignor) of this

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(NEW) Collings MF5-VARNISH, Fern, Italian Spruce, James tailpiece, gold Waverly tuners – $10,575

(NEW) We sell more than thirty Collings mandolins each year (48 in 2013!!) and we like to think we get a bit smarter with each instrument. This custom dark sunburst MF5 features a highly flamed and figured Sugar maple back and ITALIAN spruce top, with gold abalone FERN INLAY (!) standard (1 and 1/8″) nut, IVOROID bindings, GOLD Waverly tuners with pearl knobs, and “Collings” engraved gold James tailpiece. We personally selected the woods for

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Golden Gate CF-1520W Fiberglass mandolin case – $139

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SOLD – (USED) Special Phoenix “Europa II” Neo-Classical mandolin with McIntyre Feather pickup – custom – SOLD

 (USED) Phoenix custom “Europa II” Neo-classical We are HUGE fans of the NeoClassical model – as we are of all Phoenix mandolins, but we have to confess a special affection for this model. It is a truly unique offering in the mandolin world.  For our mandolin orchestra types and those of Celtic influence…..the charming and visceral NeoClassical Phoenix… This model is

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(NEW) Collings MF5-V custom, Sunburst, Varnish, FERN inlay, gold Waverlies, one-piece back – SOLD

(NEW) We sell more than thirty Collings mandolins each year (48 in 2013!!) and we like to think we get a bit smarter with each instrument. This custom dark sunburst MF5 features a GORGEOUS ONE PIECE figured Sugar maple back and ADIRONDACK spruce top, with gold abalone FERN INLAY (!) standard (1 and 1/8″) nut, IVOROID bindings, GOLD Waverly tuners with pearl knobs, and “Collings” engraved gold James tailpiece. We personally selected the

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