This Guitar (and Case) is in absolutely first class condition having been only occasionally played and never giged. There are no knocks or marks etc.
This gorgeous guitar is a tribute to the original Balladeer model as used to best effect by John McLaughlin on the 'My Goals Beyon d' album.
Beautiful sound and action as you would expect from a USA built Ovation. Full makers details are set out below.
I've started the auction at a low level with a low reserve so this should be quite exciting!
Guitar will be set out via Courier to the lucky winning bidder. Courier Delivery to UK will be £25. Outside UK will be at c ost.
Please forward an y questions and I will do my best to answer them.
Ovation Custom Legend 1719-30CM
2004marked the 30th anniversary of Ovation’s Custom Legend – a guitar that has accompanied many of the world’s top entertainers on stage and in the studio. So Ovation was proud to release the 1719-30CM Custom Legend 30th Anniversary “Commemorative” model.Using a combination of its original features along with some new technology, this guitar shines as both a great acoustic and acoustic/electric guitar. Limited in production to 300 pieces, the new Custom Legend retains original features such as a deep bowl, non-cutaway body – Ovation’s fullest sounding body style – plus original abalone rosette, hand-inlaid abalone purfling around the body, classic ‘A’ brace pattern and carved bridge. New features include Ovation’s new OP-PRO preamp that has been designed and road tested by Ovation’s top artists, and the Ovation Original Patented Pickup – the pickup that started the acoustic/electric revolution.
Other features include a beautiful AAA grade ‘Bearclaw’ Spruce top, gloss walnut peghead face with abalone logo, original Custom Legend carved walnut bridge and 5-piece mahogany/maple neck with dual acting truss rod for precise neck adjustment. Custom Legend's are USA made and come complete with a case. Specs 6-String Acoustic/Electric Body Type: Deep Bowl Top: Master Grade Solid Bearclaw Spruce Bracing: Ovation Scale Length: 25 1/4" Scale: Fretboard: Deluxe Ebony Fret Inlay: Custom Legend Abalone Bridge: Carved Walnut Rosette: Original Design Abalone Pickup: Original Patented Pickup Nutwidth: 1 11/16" Machines: Gold w/Pearl Buttons Case: 9158-0
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