2017 Collings Parlor 2ht in excellent condition, serial number is 27571. Long and narrow body shape is inspired by guitars from the 19th century. This smaller body produces excellent tonal balance, also very comfortable to play. Herringbone binding, with a “T-series finish” that is a nitro finish sanded down even further from their standard instruments. This ultra thin finish further enhances the sound and allows the natural qualities of the wood to shine. Sitka spruce top with East Indian rosewood back and sides, and mahogany neck. This one is in brand new condition and has been well maintained. Sound is rich and warm, perfect for intimate settings such as a home studio or a smaller performance. Guitar comes with the original hard shell case.
Top Sitka spruce
Back & Sides E. Indian rosewood
Neck Honduran mahogany
Construction Traditional Series Build and Voicing
Body Binding Ivoroid with small brown herringbone purfling
Fingerboard Binding None
Peghead Binding None
Bridge Ebony pyramid-style with 2 5/16" spacing (petite)
Fingerboard Ebony with gold MOP short diamond & squares
Fingerboard Radius 14" - 26" compound
Bridge Pins/End Pin Ivoroid with black dot
Nut Bone, 1 3/4"
Saddle Bone, drop-in
Neck Profile Modified V
Peghead Profile Tapered slotted square with volute
Neck Joint Mortise & tenon hybrid
Truss Rod Fully adjustable
Frets Medium 18% nickel-silver
Peghead Veneer Stained Exotic Ebony with gold MOP Collings Logo
Tuners Waverly Engraved Bronze 3-on-a-plate with Ivoroid Buttons
Backstrip 2-style (Zipper)
Rosette Custom wood rosette
Scale Length 24 7/16"
Brace Material Sitka spruce
Brace Pattern Custom Traditional Series pre-war scalloped X-brace (no tongue brace)
Body Finish High gloss ultra-thin nitrocellulose lacquer
Neck Finish High gloss ultra-thin nitrocellulose lacquer
Strings D'Addario EJ-26 (.011" - .052")
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