Martin D-1R 1997 Natural

Reverb Estimated Used Price Range

  • $500$700

The Martin 1 Series fall in the mid-range of Martin guitars, often using cantilevered A-frame bracing in place of more tradition X-bracing, with some changes to the neck joint and neck as well. The Martin D-1R is featured laminated Indian Rosewood back and sides with a solid Spruce top, with appointments similiar to a D-18. The standard D-1 models featured Mahogany back and sides in place of Rosewood.  

*Specimen pictured is a 2002 model. 

Years of Production: 1995 - 2002 

Body Style: Dreadnaught 

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

Notable Martin Players: Tony Rice, Julian Lage, Chris Eldridge, The Milk Carton Kids, John Mayer, Eric Clapton

Related Articles

Reverb Gives

Your purchases help youth music programs get the gear they need to make music.

Carbon-Offset Shipping

Your purchases also help protect forests, including trees traditionally used to make instruments.

iOS app store button
Android play store button