Martin 1931 0-28T Shade Top, Brazilian Rosewood & Adirondack Spruce - Pre-Owned


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A pre-war Martin tenor guitar is rare enough as is, but with a 14-fret configuration and a shade top finish? This little beauty may well be the only of its kind. Built in 1931 of Brazilian rosewood and most likely Adirondack spruce, this tenor has a rich, lyrical voice that sounds just gorgeous, with chord-melody playing sounding full and complete even played solo.

This 0-28T is clean on the inside, and comes with its original hardshell case. The seller wishes to sell it in original condition, and upon purchase, will be happy to cover the cost of a bridge reglue (it is just beginning to lift), as well as repair of a side crack.

  • Year of build: 1931
  • Model: 14-fret tenor
  • Top: Adirondack spruce
  • Back and sides: Brazilian rosewood
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Finish: Shade top
  • Serial number: 47070
  • Case: Original hardshell


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