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Appalachian picker
04-29-2013, 06:43 PM
Here's one for all you vintage aficionados. I was wondering if anyone could tell me a little about the manufacturer. I'm certain that "KingsTone" was nothing more than a brand or maybe the distributor and not the maker.

In fact I've only seen the black and white "dental" detail around the soundhole on one other make of ukulele - a B&J Serenader that according to the Tiki King's Ukulele Database was likely made by S.S Stewart.

Anyway, I got this fun little baritone this weekend. I got it for a song, but it's still got that deeper rich bari sound that I'm looking for.
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Does anyone have any information regarding KingsTone, or any idea what year this was likely made?

I'd love to learn all I can about KingsTone and other baritones of this era.