Very good original condition, plenty finish checking on top, NO CRACKS IN THE WOOD, no belt rash, full frets, light diviots on the fret board at the cowboy chords, plays great and surprises me with its tone!! 7 day return policy on all sales, dale
Body: Double bound solid mahogany back & sides with solid Sitka Spruce top in natural finish. Multi ring ebonoid/ivoroid rosette and tortoise shell pickguard. 3 ply purfling and Indian Rosewood bridge with black bridge pins.
Neck: Chunky mahogany neck with aged white side dots and pearl dot inlays. 1 11/16″ nut width, 25.4” scale length. Rosewood headstock overlay with gold C.F. Martin logo and Grover tuners in perfect working order. Brazilian Rosewood fingerboard has some divots at the cowboy fret showing this guitar has been played despite its condition. Neck is straight, action is low, and the guitar plays easily up and down the length of the instrument.
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By Allen Shadd