The insanely popular Collings MT-O mandolin, dressed up in a jet black finish and spiffy gloss top. The MT-O is likely the world's best value in an oval-hole mandolin, featuring tonal sophistication and worksmanship that's unmatched in its price point. Its warm, ringing sound is ideal for old-time music and single-note melodies in Irish sessions. Includes TKL hard case from Collings!


  • Select englemann spruce top
  • Select figured maple back, sides and neck
  • X-bracing
  • Tortoise-style top binding
  • Tortoise rosette and bound soundhole
  • Satin nitrocellulose lacquer finish
  • Unbound "Haircut" headstock
  • 13 Degree headstock angle
  • Ebony peghead overlay with inlaid Collings logo
  • Ebony fingerboard
  • Mortise and tenon neck joint
  • 22 frets, neck joins the body at the 13th fret
  • V shaped neck profile with 1 9/16" string spacing
  • 7"-11 5/8" Compound fingerboard radius
  • 1 3/16" Bone nut
  • 13 7/8" Scale length
  • Medium 18% nickel-silver fretwire
  • Mother of pearl dot fingerboard inlays
  • Fully adjustable truss rod
  • Custom adjustable floating ebony bridge
  • Collings original one-piece nickel tailpiece
  • Nickel or gold tuners with black or pearl buttons
  • Serial No. A4296

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