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1938 Martin D-28

Regular price $ 67,500.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $ 67,500.00 USD
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For your consideration Garrett Park Guitars presents this 1938 Martin D-28.

The pre-war Martin D-28 Herringbone, or Bone as it is affectionately named, is one of the most sought after acoustic guitars in the world. Legendary for its power and projection and long on tone and sustain. 
This guitar has the wide nut and is an early 1938 owing to the close proximity of the bracing to the sound hole. It also displays the tool marks used to cut the Brazilian Rosewood back & sides.

A superb sounding Bone!

It has a couple of repairs that are note worthy, '38 Martin D-28

-6 repaired top cracks with 14 spruce diamond shaped cleats 

-one long back crack repaired  with 4 rosewood square cleats.

-spruce soundhole  reinforcement under fretboard extension  

- original "tucked" bridge plate had a maple overlay on top that was removed in-house
-overspray on entire instrument 

-neck repair at the heel

-one small spliced in piece of binding on the top next to treble sidebof the fingerboard

- has had a refret and replaced nut and saddle


Serial Number: 70258

Condition: Excellent

Case: Hoffee hardshell case

All photos are of the guitar itself and are not stock photos.

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