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Kentucky KM-256


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Back and Side Material: Solid Alpine Maple
Binding: Ivoroid
Bridge Material: Polished Tonewood with Adjustment Wheels
Fingerboard Binding: White ABS
Fingerboard Inlay: M-O-P Dots
Fingerboard Material: Radiused Tonewood
Finish: High-gloss Lacquer
Neck / Body Joint: Dovetail
Neck Material: One-piece Alpine Maple
Nut Material: Bone
Nut Width: 1 1/8 in.
Peghead Inlay: M-O-P Fleur-de-lys / Logo Script
Peghead Overlay: Tonewood
Pickguard: Black/White/Black ABS with beveled edge
Plating: Nickel-plated / Pattern and Logo Stamped
Scale Length: 13 7/8 in. (354mm)
Tailpiece: 1920s-style Stamped Brass / Press-fit Cover
Top: Solid German Spruce
Top Purfling: Multi-ply W-B-W Top and Back Inlay
Truss Rod: Vintage Single Adjusting
Tuning Machines: Gotoh™ 4-on-a-plate / White ABS Buttons


This Kentucky A-Style mandolin offers professional grade appointments at a nice low price point. It features a solid carved German spruce top with parallel tone bar bracing for that clean, articulate tone. The back and sides are solid carved Alpine maple. This comes in a transparent brown lacquer finish and includes a deluxe Kentucky branded Nu-Hyde gigbag.

*Photos from our inventory, actual grain patterns may vary Slightly. Contact us for details.