This is a stunning Bourgeois Slope D w/a Short Scale that blows away most Martin, Collings & Santa Cruz guitars out there for sale. Its got all the best Pre-War Martin D-18 features including an Eastern Red Adirondack Spruce top w/a wonderful selection of Mahogany to its back, sides & neck. Its Square shaped headstock, Ebony fingerboard & belly bridge, Fire striped pickgard & Waverly tuners make this Slope D the perfect player w/tons of tone & perfect playability. It shows a few dings here & there, but most she’s quite clean & very beautiful. She’s excellent overall & comes w/a slightly edgy original hard case.
Model: SD “The Standard” #4852
Build Date: 1/5/2009
Top: Eastern Red Adirondack Spruce
Scale Length: 25″ Short Scale
Top Color: Natural
Rosette: Sunburst Fiber Rosette Ivoroid
Head Shape: Short Scale Square Head
Head Veneer: Indian Rosewood
Head Inlay: Mother of Pearl Bourgeois Logo
Head Binding: None
F.B./Bridge Wood Ebony Fretboard and Bridge
Fretboard Inlay: None
Tuners: Nickel Plated Waverly Nickel/Ivoroid
Bridge: Ebony Belly Brodge
Pickguard: Celluloid Firestripe
Label: Dana Bourgeois Signature Label
Glue: Hide Glue
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