Taylor 420 1996 Natural

Reverb Estimated Used Price Range

  • $700$1,000

The discontinued Taylor 420 was an attempt to offer a more traditional dreadnought with Indian Rosewood back and sides, before the 400 Series really found its own identity with Ovangkol as its tonewood. This model is comparable to a Martin D-18 in some ways, though the internal bracing is slightly different. Some limited run specimens featured Maple back and sides.  

Years of Production: 1990 - 1997 

Body Style: Dreadnaught 

Wood Composition: Solid Indian Rosewood back and sides, Sitka Spruce top, Mahogany neck

Notable Taylor Players: Taylor Swift, Jason Mraz, Dave Matthews, Doyle Dykes, Leo Kottke;


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