Martin Acoustic Guitar 1942
This guitar is no longer for sale (sold on 2008-10-03)
Price : US $544.00
1942 Martin Archtop
Acoustic Guitar w/ Case. Dark brown and golden brown. Much wear and
use over the years makes this guitar look and sound amazing. Weathered look of this guitar is beautiful, which can be expected from a guitar that's over 65 years old.
Perfect for that old blues sound. I was told this gorgeous guitar was
a 1942 when I purchased it about 9 years ago, and I recently had it
verified from a collector/appraiser that it is, in fact, from 1942.
Headstock has (4) identical machine heads with (2) sets of very similar
gears, and (2) other machine heads with (1) similar gear and (1) white
plastic gear (see photo). Gear on G-string machine head rattles a bit,
which causes guitar to buzz a little when played. Replacing this gear
will fix this rattling sound.
Comes with black hard-shell case which looks equally as old, though I'm
not sure when the case was made. I'm not sure what other details to
include, but if you have any questions at all, please let me know.
Thanks. On Sep-28-08 at 19:37:37 PDT, seller added the following information:
I just added (4) more pictures, so now you can see the back, the sides, and the bottom. On the bottom, you'll notice the strap pin is missing, which I never even realized until we took the pictures today. I don't have the strap pin. I did, however, just find (1) more of the machine heads that matches the (4) identical machin
This guitar is sold (sold on 2008-10-03)
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