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C.F. Martin & Co. D-45 Acoustic Guitar, 1941

Auction:
2892B
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$27,060$22,000

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 2892B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 22, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

C.F. Martin & Co. D-45 Acoustic Guitar, 1941, serial no 78631, with later case.
Estimate $30,000-40,000

top sanded down to roughly half original thickness, refinished, tuners, neck binding and dots replaced, probably original fingerboard, new bridge plate, x-brace failing at bridge plate, replaced bridge with crack, top splinted


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Acoustic bass guitar, Acoustic guitars, C. F. Martin & Company, Guitars, Rhythm section, Sigma Guitars, String instruments

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