2008 Ellis F-5 Special
2008 Ellis F-5 Special
Ho, Ho, Ho!!!

Top of the Ellis food chain, fully loaded and firing on all cylinders. Features primo woods, the finest appointments and extraordinary sound. S/N 140 is super clean, Christmas Candy!

Specs: Adirondack Spruce top, highly figured Sugar Maple one piece back, Maple sides and neck in a dark walnut sunburst varnished finish, 3-ply bindings throughout, radius Ebony fretboard, abbreviated Ebony pick guard and Abalone "Fern" headstock inlay. Silver hardware includes; "Ellis" engraved James tailpiece and Waverly tuning gears with pearl buttons.

Rich, dynamic sound featuring a deep, woody tone and superb balance. Big, thick chop. Tom Ellis may be the architect of the "modern mandolin tone" and this one is a perfect example.

Near mint condition , showing a 1/8" x 1/4" chip in the top coat on the headstock, light arm rest shadow along the edge and minor fret wear. Speed neck.

Includes shaped TKL case. Trades gladly considered on this fine U.S.A. built mandolin.

Price: $8,749.95