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2 VINTAGE ORIGINAL GIBSON MANDOLIN A MODEL CLOUD TAILPIECE AND COVERS Here are 2 cloud tailpieces and covers for a vintage gibson A model or A jr. mandolin or banjo from the 1910's or 20's.One is right rusted but could be replated.The other appears just really dirty and needs a severe cleaning and polishing I don't have the screws for them.