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Northfield Archtop Octave Mandolin, Italian Spruce, Maple - NEW - SOLD


(NEW) An instrument hasn't dropped jaws around our shop quite like this in a while!  Mandolin players and guitar players alike have found themselves transfixed by the archtop octave mando from Northfield.  From the beautiful sunburst finish to the figured maple, to the perfect way that it feels in your hands and balances in your grip... this instrument is just impeccably designed, it satisfies completely.  Trust us, when you play one, you'll know.  

  • Top: Italian Alpine Spruce
  • Back / Neck / Sides: Figured Maple
  • Bridge / Fingerboard: Ebony
  • Tailpiece:  Nugget® designed by Mike Kemnitzer (Nickel Plated)
  • Tuners: Gotoh
  • Binding: Multi-ply Grained Ivoroid
  • Nut Width: 1 13/32" (36mm)
  • Fingerboard Radius: Compound 12.5" at nut, 17.1" at 20th fret
  • Scale Length: 22"
  • Width at Lower Bout: 347mm (13.7”)
  • Width at Upper Bout: 257mm (10.125“)
  • Body Depth:  At Endpin: 80mm (3.15”)
    At Heel: 65mm (2.6”)
  • Finish: Nitrocellulose Lacquer
  • Case: Hardshell Fiberglass

Video demo courtesy of Northfield is of a different instrument.  

AMW Price: $5,300 (Online checkout, Northfield 2023 MAP price)

For more information, email or call (412) 422-0710