Taylor 655 1979 Natural

Reverb Estimated Used Price Range

  • $900$1,400

The Taylor 600 Series features figured curly Maple for the backs and sides of all its models with a Sitka Spruce top. Other appointments included unique ablaone fingerboard inlays, abalone rosette and headstock logo after 1994.

The Taylor 655 was the original 12-string string jumbo model within the series and one of Taylor's first models as a company. It was produced for twenty consecutive years and then reissued in 2001.

Specimen pictured is a 1983 model. Some appointments, such as inlay and rosette have changed over the years.  

Years of Production: 1978 - 1998, 2001 - 2006 

Body Style: Jumbo 12-String 

Wood Composition: Big Leaf Maple back and sides, Sitka Spruce top, Mahogany neck

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


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