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Original Post By: northern uke Date: 12/7/2016 5:34:25 PM
Anyone know how Martin came up with that headstock shape now so synonymous with ukes? I'm having this discussion on the Martin uke page on FB.
Posted By: karl Date: 12/8/2016 8:01:19 AM
Both Kumalae and Nunes had three-pointed crown headstocks before Martin. Theirs had the three points lined up on a single height, and Nunes varied a lot, and sometimes even took a wave-shape.

Martin also varied its ukulele headstock a few times, that's well documented Tom Walsh-John King book.

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