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1933 MARTIN 0-17T SUNBURST TENOR ACOUSTIC GUITAR, serial number 53130, four string, mahogany with sunburst or shaded finish and faux tortoise shell pickguard, thin inlaid rosette, mahogany sides and back, mahogany neck and rosewood fretboard with tiny celluloid fret markers, probably original Grover Pat. "pancake" banjo tuners, headstock featuring gilt "CFMartin & Co. / Est. 1833" decal and mark to back. Together with a possibly original chipboard case. Two pieces total.

Condition: Good as-is condition with expected usage wear, heavy surface scratches and abrasions, two chips and significant wear to edges of sound hole, bridge probably replaced, and other repairs with later finish having craquelure, case with wear and other imperfections.

Circa : 1933.

Item Dimensions: 35" LOA, 13 5/8" WOA.

Provenance : From a private West Townsend, MA collection.

Estimate : 300 - 500

Attribution : C.F. Martin & Co., Nazareth, Pennsylvania.
Current Bidding
Minimum Bid: $150.00
Final prices include buyers premium: $2,142.00
Estimate: $300.00 - $500.00
Number Bids:11