Jacobson Nautilus #23 Mandolin

1-piece curly redwood top
Traditional transverse braced, centered Nouveau oval hole with curly maple purfling and turquoise rosette
Ribbon Khaya mahogany sides
Khaya mahogany back with prominent ribbon figuring and inlaid curly maple vine purfling w/ turquoise leaves
5-piece mahogany neck with curly maple center stripes
Tight 4” Compound radius Gabon ebony fretboard. Curly maple organic vine inlay with turquoise leaves
Curly maple headstock overlay, Ebony Jacobson script inlay, organic vine inlay with turquoise leaves
1 1/8″ nut width
C shaped neck, polished finish
.080″ x .040″ frets (“Banjo frets”)
Traditional nitrocellulose lacquer finish
Jacobson ebony bridge w/ maple base, vertically interlocking saddle, compensated for J74’s
Jacobson engraved aluminum tailpiece
Rubner tuning machines with Moldflon bearing upgrade


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