2009Eastman DGM1 reproduction of Giacomel J5 mandolin designed and approved by Corrado Giacomel of Genoa, Italy, popularized by mandolin maestro and collector David Grisman.
Solid Adirondack spruce top, solid AAA highly flamed maple back and sides, gold Schaller tuners. Ebony bridge, pickguard, tail piece,fretboard, and headstock overlay. Parallel bracing. 1 1/8 inch bone nut.
Nitrocellulose finish. MOP block inlays. Full ivoroid boxed body binding.