Description

When the Ukulele was introduced to America, it became very popular and instrument makers took heed. The Gibson Uke-1 appeared in 1927 and stayed in production for decades.

The Gibson Uke-1 is a fairly plain instrument, built of readily available honduras mahogany rather than Hawaiian Koa, and use rosewood for the fingerboards. Early examples like this feature a 'The Gibson' script logo. For the first few years, into the 1930's, only a soprano model was available.

This late 1920's Gibson Uke-1 soprano ukulele is in good condition in all aspects. There is some play wear to the top, but it plays well and the tuners work smoothly. A newer hardshell case is included.

This is a consignment piece. Prices shown are in US dollars and are based on a recent exchange rate. For Canadian dollar pricing, please follow the More Details link here to our website posting at www.12fret.com

Year Condition Color Case
1929 Good Mahogany Hard

$858.59

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