Martin 1-28 1916 Natural

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  • $6,000$7,500

As part of the Style 28 series of guitars, the Martin 1-28 used Rosewood for its back and sides. Like many early Martin guitars, the 1-28 is of more interest to collectors for historical purposes than as a functional instrument. 

Years of Production: 1880s - 1923

Body Style: Concert/Parlor 

Wood Composition: Brazilian Rosewood back and sides, Spruce top, Ebony fingerboard

Design Elements: Square bridge, three-ply back binding, slotted headstock, 12-frets (clear of body), slotted diamond inlays, half herringbone top edges

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