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American Guitar, C.F. Martin & Company, Nazareth, 1969, Style D-21

Auction:
2648B
Lot:
13
Sold for:
$3,900$3,250

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 2648B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 28, 2013 12:00PM

Description:

American Guitar, C.F. Martin & Company, Nazareth, 1969, Style D-21, stamped D-21, 253687 at the upper block and CF MARTIN & CO, NAZARETH PA, MADE IN USA on the center strip, width of lower bout 15 7/8 in., with case.
Estimate $3,800-4,800

Pick abrasion on lower bout, bass side, finish fracture at inner bout, bass side, minor checking, minor wear to soundhole edge, minor surface scratches to back. Later Martin pickguard. Cracked X-brace, but repairable.


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C.F. Martin & Company, United States, Bone fracture, Bout, C. F. Martin & Company, Fracture, Guitars, Materials science, Mechanical engineering, Nazareth, Pennsylvania, Physics, Pickguard, Traumatology

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