Martin D-1R 1998 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

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