If the Game of Thrones characters had a band...one of them would likely play this guitar. This is the super rare ESP Custom Shop Armor guitar, built in 2005 and displayed at that years' NAMM show. You might have seen this guitar through websites that list the worlds most unique or "Metal" guitars - and we're very excited that it's come through our doors. This is serialized as #1 and includes the original shipping box along with a roadcase, tremolo arm, and paperwork.
The metal and leather work on this instrument make it a work of art. The detail has to be seen in person. The aging of the metal to the engraving, to the way that the metal end piece is connected to the pickups and acts as a mounting support. The pickup selectors are push buttons, and the guitar is built with Seymour Duncan Parallel Axis (bridge) and Rail (neck) pickups with a 24-3/4â€³ scale, 1-5/8â€³ at the nut, Wilkinson bridge, gold Gotoh tuners, and a inlay-less ebony fingerboard.
There is some wear in the back of the neck up near the headstock, everything else looks to be in excellent condition. One point we should mention if purchasing this piece is that you should take care to lift the guitar directly out of the case and not by the headstock - as the metal end piece is quite thin and will bend if the guitar comes out headstock first.
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