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http://www.ebay.com/itm/222039891580?_trksid=p2060353.m1431.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT

Its odd looking....

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It's a ukulele.

Originally invented on Oahu at the turn of the century as a bass guitar for men with extremely small hands, the ukulele has since gone on to be a staple instrument at beach parties, dorm gatherings, and conventions where spider-monkeys ride on the backs of Shetland ponies.

I own one myself, though I must admit, I have normal sized hands.
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[quote name='slimt' timestamp='1456890709' post='1746970']
[url="http://www.ebay.com/itm/222039891580?_trksid=p2060353.m1431.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT"]http://www.ebay.com/...K%3AMEBIDX%3AIT[/url]

Its odd looking....
[/quote][img]http://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/qnkAAOSwwpdW1lTv/s-l1600.jpg[/img]

From reference material I have
sn-28347 = 1915 (Spann's). This label would had not existed. Loar was not there.

Loar worked for Gibson from 1919 to 1924 (Wiki). I didn't know they had magic markers back then
Seller did not list FON. 1915 FON's 2950-3289 A couple of them are listed as U models (Spann's)
I could not find anything on a U5, but it could had been an answer to the Martin K5













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[quote name='Dave F' timestamp='1456966936' post='1747375']
[img]http://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/qnkAAOSwwpdW1lTv/s-l1600.jpg[/img]

From reference material I have
sn-28347 = 1915 (Spann's). This label would had not existed. Loar was not there.

Loar worked for Gibson from 1919 to 1924 (Wiki). I didn't know they had magic markers back then
Seller did not list FON. 1915 FON's 2950-3289 A couple of them are listed as U models (Spann's)
I could not find anything on a U5, but it could had been an answer to the Martin K5



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It could be dry erase.

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It sold last week

[url="http://www.ebay.com/itm/vintage-ukulele-has-a-Gibson-LLoyd-Loar-lable-in-it-/222040051026?hash=item33b29e4d52:g:RT0AAOSwwpdW1mkb"]http://www.ebay.com/itm/vintage-ukulele-has-a-Gibson-LLoyd-Loar-lable-in-it-/222040051026?hash=item33b29e4d52:g:RT0AAOSwwpdW1mkb[/url]




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