Martin D28 175th Anniversary Acoustic Guitar AAA Spruce

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  • Item Category: Entertainment
  • Source: eBay UK
  • Sold Date: Feb 14, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House
Martin D28 Acoustic Guitar 175th Anniversary Specification
2008 Martin D28 175th Anniversary Acoustic guitar in mint condition Original Hard Case Solid Sitka Spruce Top Solid East Indian Rosewood Back and Sides Solid Ebony fingerboard Solid Mahogany one piece neck. Semi-gloss finish to neck on rear Professionally setup by Official Martin dealer Dan Rowlands

About the Guitar

You are looking at an absolute gem of a D28. This was purchased by myself from a friend who bought it on a trip to Washington DC in 2008 - he chose it at a store where there were 4 D28s for sale and this was obviously the best one! This is not a guitar that has been bought sight unseen from one of the boxshifters on the internet. There is huge variation in the quality of instruments and whilst this may come close to the price of a new one from an internet company it is a very special example of this classic guitar. Please bare in mind that when you buy a Martin from a company who receives hundreds a month, they do no more than just open the box to check it, the guitars never make it to a guitar hanger in a shop and so Martin does not need to send its best guitars to these companies because they won't be played before they're sold. I do not want to slag off the process but I know guitar dealers who actually have a store front who will send Martins
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