Tuesday, July 23, 2019
New York String Service Musurgia.com
87 Luquer Street
Brooklyn, NY 11231
- Fri 12noon - 7pm
Sat 12noon - 6pm
online securely with
C. F. Martin Style 0 Soprano Ukulele , c. 1924
C. F. Martin Style 0 Model Soprano Ukulele, c. 1924, made in Nazareth, PA, natural varnish finish, mahogany body and neck.
A nice example of an early-1920's wooden-peg Style 0. Although these were Martin's least expensive instrument, originally retailing in the $10-12.00 range, they are still built to the highest standard and are still considered amongst the best sounding and playing ukuleles ever manufactured.
This one is in fine condition for the era, and has a wonderful tone with plenty of volume.
Overall length is 20 5/8 in. (52.4 cm.), 6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm.) wide at lower bout, and 2 5/16 in. (5.9 cm.) deep. Scale length is 13 3/4 in. (349 mm.).
Excellent playing condition…one repaired top crack and several repaired back cracks, all cleanly done. Original finish with light play wear and one small dent on upper bass bout. No overspray or finish work done.
Plays well and sounds extremely good…still a great 'gigging' ukulele.
Item # 2155
This item has been sold.
Click on a thumbnail above for a detailed view.
All text and photographs © 2003 New York String Service
and may not be reproduced without permission.