Audrey, I always love musical instruments doubling as pieces of art - I think it can be really powerful when done well. That being said, I really like the soft and sketched feel of the owl, filled in with some sharper details.
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This is the top of the line Neapolitan mandolin with solid pearl fingerboard and tortoise pickguard inlayed with finely engraved pearl. The metal tailpiece cover and back plate of the tuners are engraved like fine jewelry. A beautiful presentation piece.