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Perfection in an American Archtop Guitar

John D’Angelico guitars are known for their smooth tone, elegant appearance, and rarity: only about 1,200 of these instruments were produced. D’Angelico custom built each guitar by hand according to the specific requirements of his customers, and he employed only one apprentice ever to assist with production. D’Angelico guitars are now counted among the most valuable and desirable of modern archtop guitars.