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1952 National 1122 Cosmopolitan

$1,395.00
Year: 1952 Finish: Original Sunburst Pickups: Original Electronics: Original Tuners: Old Replacements Pickguard: Original Case: Hard Case Comments: Hard to find National 1122. This little guitar is really cool and has a look to it that is unforgettable. Tonally, its original pickup is powerful, punchy and incredibly musical. The neck profile on this model has the nice 50's...
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1959 National 1959 National Guitar/ Amp Catalog

$199.00
Original 5 page fold out black and white National brand catalog. Goes through their solid bodies, flat tops, amps, and electric Hawaiian. Informative and cool!
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1929 National Style 1 Tricone

$3,599.00
Serial # 1381. Introduced near the height of the Art Deco movement in the United States, the National Style 1 Tricone featured the bold, geometric, rectilinear design that was capturing the imagination of the design world of the time. To some, the Style 1 Tricone, with its unadorned German silver body, lattice soundholes, austere look, and function-following form design epitomizes Art Deco...
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1929 National STYLE 4 TRICONE SQUARENECK

$6,500.00
VG-EC (there are a few minor dings), the Style 4 was the top of the food chain National instrument of this period, 14-1/8'' German silver body, Chrysanthemum engraving pattern on top, sides, back and handstrap, lattice grill soundholes, square neck, bound ebony fretboard (rebound by our shop), diamond inlays (4 are new, by our shop), 19 frets, 3 new National cones, screened coverplate, T-bar...
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1932 National STYLE 4 TRICONE SQUARENECK

$6,500.00
VG-EC, the Style 4 was the top-of-the-line for National instruments of this period, 14-1/8'' German silver body, Chrysanthemum engraving pattern on top, sides, back and handstrap, lattice grill soundholes, triangular screened coverplate, square neck, bound ebony fretboard, diamond inlays (2 are new, installed by our shop), 19 frets, 3 new National cones (installed by our shop), T-bar bridge,...
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1929 National Triolian

$5,250.00
Retrofret Stock # 4766. National Triolian Model Resophonic Guitar (1929), made in Los Angeles, serial # 1497, Polychrome lacquer with decals finish, laminated wood body, basswood neck. This extremely rare guitar is from the first series of single-cone National reso-phonic guitars to have ever been made, designed just before the Great Depression made lower-priced instruments a necessity. The...
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1928 National Style 4 TriCone

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ultra rare, very early with wood wells, flat back, early engraving pattern with separate flowers on the cover plate, some modifications, see photo's, call for details, this is a very rare opportunity to own one of the earliest top of the line round neck Tricones.
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~1955 National Debonaire

$899.99
Up for sale, a 1950s National Debonaire electric archtop in excellent condition and in good working order. This instrument excels both acoustically and when plugged in, with a 3 3/8" body depth and 15" lower bout delivering a pronounced and clear archtop tone. The midrange is present without being overbearing and lead lines come through with plenty of zing in the top end and tight bass. When...
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1928 National Style 2 1/2 Tricone

$4,799.00
1928 National Style 2 1/2 tri-cone square neck in excellent condition. This is all original except one rebuttoned tuner. This early style 2 1/12 features roses engraved on the front, back,sides and cover plate of the German Silver nickel plated body. Full reverberant tone with more volume than many tri-cones we have heard. The original case is also in great shape and included.
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1932 National Style 1

$6,995.00
Year: 1932 Finish: Original Tuners: Original Case: Original Hard Case Comments: Beautiful '32 Style 1. This resonator has unforgettable tone. The lows, mids and treble all work together in a complex yet 3-dimensional way to produce awesome sounds. Neck has a great feeling profile and plays excellent. Very good example of a gracefully aged Tri-cone.
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1959 National TOWN & COUNTRY

$2,650.00
This National Town & Country was made in the USA in 1959. This guitar shows some light wear, but is in overall very nice shape for its age. It plays and sounds really good. It is all original and it comes with the original hard shell case.
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1958 National Town & Country

$1,650.00
Retrofret Stock # 5998. National Town & Country Model Solid Body Electric Guitar (1958), made in Chicago, serial # X-94844, Blonde lacquer finish, maple body and neck, rosewood fingerboard, original brown tolex hard shell case. This striking and super stylish Populuxe-influenced National solidbodies of the mid-late 1950's came in several variations (most notably the "standard" Town & Country...
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1957 National Bolero

$1,050.00
1957 National Bolero Our Price: $1,050 Stock# 43410 - Serial # X71785 National guitars of the 1950's had a funky styling all their own; these cool guitars had one foot backwards in having some elements of art deco styling while incorporating elements of mid century, space age modernism. Luckily, the neck on this one is relatively straight, so it takes it out of the 'for slide only'...
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1928 National Style 1 Tricone

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very early, unplated body with flat back, wood sound wells, early heel and headstock angle, much lighter than the production period tricones, call for details
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1929 National Style 2 Tri Cone

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this is the best style 2 I've seen, one tiny ping on the side next to the neck, doesn't show from the front or the back, just on the side, neck is super clean, you won't find a better one,
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1962 National Westwood 77

$3,495.00
This very rare top of the line National Westwood 77 Map Style guitar has three pickups, including two single-coil units and another of National’s innovations, an under-bridge pickup, one of the earliest transducer pickups developed before the War. Each has its own volume and tone control plus a master volume. When you bring this guitar out, it is sure to captures everyone's attention. The...
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1928 National Tricone Tenor

$1,450.00
1928 National metal body tricone tenor guitar! Good condition, with a resoldered hand rest and a dent in the rim on the back edge. Otherwise all original and sounds great! No case.
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1929 National Style 1 Tri Cone

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really clean, great set up, bell tone, getting very hard to find in this condition, case handle a little warn, but the case is good overall
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~1927 National Tricone tenor guitar

$2,495.00
Rare pear shaped tricone resonator from National Steel. All original, great patina. back of neck has been french polished and feels great. Very cool old guitar to add flavor to any mix.
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1951 National Triplex 1088 Chord Changer

$1,299.00
1951 Amazing vintage lap steel that easily switches between 3 different tunings with a simple lever, clean, naturally finished walnut and maple body, very warm and resonant even before you plug it in, comes complete with the original hard case. [ CLICK HERE FOR MORE DETAILS ]
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1950 National -

$950.00
Retrofret Stock # 5919. National Tube Guitar Amplifier (1950), made in Chicago, serial # V33151, tweed finish. A great, crunchy sounding late 40's style Valco made Amplifier.Height is 14 1/4 in. (36.2 cm.), 15 3/4 in. (40 cm.) width, and 7 1/4 in. (18.4 cm.) deep. Original 10" field coil speaker, handle and period correct tubes. This little amp also still sports its original two prong cable. ...
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1962 National Glenwood 95

$4,995.00
A National 'Map' Guitar with Vermillion Red Finish, Original Form Fit Hard Case, and Newport 50 Amplifier!
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1954 National 1150

$895.00
Auditorium-size flat-top, 14.25 narrow-waist, dot markers, Lots of weather checking, great shape and sound.
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1928 National Style #3 Tricone

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rare early model with pearl sheild on the peghead, third style engraving, "Lily of the Valley", very rare, round neck, plays and sounds great, we get more style 4's than 3's, a rare offering.
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1954 National 1155 E

$2,950.00
This is a very nice National 1155E from 1954. These were made with Gibson J-45 bodies. This guitar plays and sounds fantastic. The original built in pickup sounds really good as well. Call for an in hand description.
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1932 National Model N

$3,799.00
1932 National Model N. German Silver body, pearloid head stock. Once owned by GE Smith. Absolutely beautiful condition.
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1957 National Avalon 1134

$2,099.00
This all original 1957 National Avalon model 1134 is very rare. The Avalon has a solid chambered single cutaway body. It was built by V.A.L. Co. or Valco in Chicago by a company owned by Victor Smith, Al Frost and Louis Dopyera that was started in 1942 and had it's beginning with the National String Instrument Corporation. The V.A.L. Co. name is an acronym compiled from the first letter of the...
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~1950 National Lap Steel

$695.00
Year: 1950s Finish: Beige Pickups: Orginal Electronics: Original Tuners: Original Comments: Super cool colored inlays. Sounds great.
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~1950 National Lap Steel

$695.00
Year: 1950s Finish: Silver Pickups: Orginal Electronics: Original Tuners: Replaced Comments: Gorgeous silver finish. Replaced tuners. Looks and sounds awesome.
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