Picture of mandolin - 2005 Glenn F5 Fern

Picture of mandolin - 2005 Glenn F5 Fern

mandolin - 2005 Glenn F5 Fern

This ad is for a Glenn Mandolin, #66, built by Allen Jones of Dixon, Missouri. The mandolin is excellent sounding and nicely broken in. It has an emphasis in "punch" on the D strings, but all of the strings are very clear. The original finish was a new (eg. experimental) matte lacquer that Allen was trying, but I was not entirely satisfied with it, as it was too dull and rough. I sanded the finish down until it was a very thin base coat to give the desired color, and I then french polished ... more

 

 

 



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