Oscar Schmidt

C. 1925 Stella

Back & Sides:
Solid Spruce 
Solid Birch
Lower Bout:
13 3/8"
Scale Length:
Nut Width:
1 13/16"
An extremely clean and original c. 1925 Stella concert sized model.  Beautiful rope binding and original "mustache" bridge.  Ladder braced. "Decalcomania" decal backstrip.  Poplar neck.  Maple fingerboard died back.  Vintage "v" neck profile. Original tuners are in great shape, original maple bridge died black, original frets, nut, and fretwire saddle.  Original interior paper Stella label is extremely well preserved.  Prior owner carved "Stella" into headstock.  Frets have been leveled and dressed.  Neck appears to have been reset at some point. Wood chip out around bridge pin holes on bridge plate repaired.  Non-original HSC included.