Antonio Stradivari-choral mandolin “The Cutler-Callen”, 1680
This mandolin is one of two surviving from the Stradivari workshop. The current pegheas is modeled after one of the pattern on display in the Museo del Violino, since the original was lost, though the original neck survives.
Stringing: five double courses
Bowl: maple and oak.
Purchase funds gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Cutler, 1997