Alvarez 5045 handmade Folk steel string guitar handcrafted in Japan 1975 in excellent-mint condition

Used – Excellent
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Note : this guitar is sold with the original chipboard case shown in the last picture, the case you see in the pictures has been sold and was primarily a classical guitar size case, we used it to show the size since we don’t have a hard case that fits it accurately.
we ship fast usually same day.

The guitar looks mint condition apart from one minor scratch mark pictured , great low action , great tone , beautiful looking guitar with nice aged wood .
it originally comes with a vintage chip board case .

Alvarez 1975 , Model: 5045, Back/Sides Wood: Mahogany, Top Wood: Sitka spruce top
Neck Wood: Mahogany, Binding: Black iveroid, Tuners: Stock, Rosette: Lines
Headplate: Rosewood, Headstock Inlay: Decal, Bridge: Rosewood, Frets to Body: 12
Nut Width: 1-13/16”
Scale Length: 24.9”
Lower Bout: 14-5/16”
Body Depth at the End Pin: 4-1/2”

Note : we get offers from customers below asking price , when we ask them , they were trying to negotiate taking into consideration how much sales tax they have to pay on top of the purchase, so since we don’t charge sales tax in OR we are willing to accept payments directly from customers whether by sending an invoice to your email or over the phone that way you save on paying on sales tax , we will pay reverb fees directly and you get the price that works for you so everyone is happy .
We are here happily working for you to get a good deal and a great instrument as well.

Shipping is based on zip code ., may vary especially if you are on the east coast .
International buyers contact first to confirm shipping price based on your address and insurance charges , no returns on international shipping.

Flat rate $65 to west coast , flat rate $75 midwest , flat rate $85 south , flat rate $95 east coast.
Flat rate packaging / boxing fee is $25 paid separately after check out .
Local pick up at our local Portland shop if you want to save on shipping.
All of our guitars have been stored in a climate/humidity controlled room.

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Product Specs

Listed6 months ago
ConditionExcellent (Used)
Excellent items are almost entirely free from blemishes and other visual defects and have been played or used with the utmost care.learn more
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