This stunning mandola is made of makore, an African hardwood
(sometimes called African cherry because of its color) which
is not endangered. The black top is carved western red cedar.
Construction features include sound port, bolt-on
adjustable neck with adjustable truss rod, and carbon
tube compression brace.
Decoration features camatillo rosewood head veneer, bindings
and pick guard. Gold hardware and black tuner knobs complete
the rich gold-and-black look. Finish is gloss water-base
The tone is clear and pure, excellent for classical or celtic