c.1928 WEYMANN Style 650 ‘Junior’ Size Guitar

Owner – Tom Bode

c.1928 Weymann Style 650 ‘Junior’ size

There are two Style 650 guitars that appear in Weymann catalogues.  The one in the c.1924 catalogue has rosewood back and sides and a curly figured maple 2-piece neck.  It is the ‘junior model of the Style 854 guitar.

This guitar appears in bother the c.1928 and c.1930 catalogues and has mahogany back and sides with a mahogany 2-piece neck.

c.1930 catalog page 66 detail

MEASUREMENTS:
Widest point 12 1/4”
Total length 37”
Scale 24 1/4”
Length of body 18”
Depth at end pin 4”

 

 

PHOTO GALLERY – Photos Tom Bode. (Notice the 2-piece neck with the strip of veneer down the center for added strength I would think).

 

Thanks to Tom Bode for sharing his guitar

All the best in these troubled times, Charles

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