1931 OM-28... one of the most sought after pre-war Martins, and in my opinion, the best sounding acoustic guitar ever made. Extremely rare and in original condition, with honest playing wear. Its an original belly bridge Martin, yet I believe original banjo tuner'd.... so transitional. The banjo tuners on it in the photos are repros, but there is an original set of 1931 Grover G-98s that come with the guitar. I like the look of the banjo tuners, but the Grovers are way better if you want to stay in tune, and the holes for them are already there. Your choice. No cracks in the top or back, just an old seam re-glue... there is one crack on the treble side with an ancient repair (see photos). No overspray or finish touch ups. No cracks or headstock breaks. Bridge plate is original, bridge looks replaced but correct size. I believe its been reset and refretted, and so it plays perfectly. Its what finger pickers dream about! And yes it comes with the original hard case!

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Listed10 months ago
ConditionExcellent (Used)
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  • OM-28
  • Natural
  • 1931
Made In
  • United States
  • None
  • Martin Pre-War Era
String Type
  • Steel
Right / Left Handed
  • Right Handed
Number of Strings
  • 6-String
Neck Material
  • Mahogany
Back Material
  • Rosewood
Sides Material
  • Rosewood
Finish Style
  • Gloss
Top Material
  • Spruce
Body Shape
  • Orchestra
Fretboard Material
  • Ebony
Model Family
  • Martin OM-28
Color Family
  • Natural
Active Preamp
  • No
Number of Frets
  • 20

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