1980's year vintage Kentucky KM-300E solid Body 5-string,quality made in the mid-1980's in Japan.This Mandolin is sold.Gold Tone makes a 5-string electric mandolin now which is excellent.Here is a link to the Gold Tone 5-string electric.Gold Tone 5-string Electric Mandolin
Comes with a great hard form fit case.
Brand new condition and set up perfectly with the CORRECT string gauges tuned CGDAE like a mandolin / mandola combination.
Height-adjustable bridge Nickel hardware, including a standard Gibson-style tailpiece and enclosed Kluson style gear tuners. Black/white pick guard with tone and volume controls. Single-coil pickup with chrome cover. Standard mandolin scale length of 13.875 inches, flat rosewood fret-board. Tobacco sunburst finish.
The 5 string KM-300E has been discontinued Examples of them are very rare.
Please don't confuse this mandolin with the 4-string Kentucky KM-300E currently sold by Saga. That's an inferior, entry-level instrument.