Remaining true to its origins, the Martin 000-42 Authentic 1939 is meticulously crafted with hide glue construction,dovetail neck joint, solid Adirondack spruce top with Vintage Tone System, solid Madagascar rosewood back and sides and black ebony fingerboard and bridge. This is a 000 model that will reward players with its rich sustain and crisp tone for generations.

Model: 000-42 Authentic 1939
Construction: Dovetail Neck Joint - Hide Glue Construction
Body Size: 000-14 Fret
Top Material: Adirondack Spruce with VTS
Rosette: Abalone with Multi-Stripe
Bracing Pattern: Authentic 1939 Rearward Shifted X Brace
Brace Shape: Scalloped
Brace Material: Adirondack Spruce with VTS
Brace Size: 5/16"
Back Material: Madagascar Rosewood
Back Purfling/Strip: Style 45 Golden Era
Side Material: Madagascar Rosewood
Endpiece: Grained Ivoroid
Endpiece Inlay: Boxed Multi-Stripe
Binding: Grained Ivoroid
Top Inlay Material: Abalone with Multi-Stripe
Back Inlay Material: Multi-Stripe
Neck Material: Genuine Mahogany
Neck Shape: Authentic 1939
Neck Taper: Standard Taper
Plek: No
Nut Material: Bone
Headstock Shape: Solid with 1939 Taper
Headplate Material: Madagascar Rosewood
Headplate Logo Style: Script Old Style Overlay
Heelcap: Grained Ivoroid
Fingerboard Material: Ebony
Scale Length: 24.9"
Neck Joins Body At: 14th Fret
Number of Frets Total: 20
Fingerboard Width at Nut: 1 11/16''
Fingerboard Width at 12th Fret: 2 1/8''
Fingerboard Inlay Material: Abalone
Fingerboard Inlay Style: Authentic 1939 Style 42 Snowflake
Fingerboard Binding Material: Grained Ivoroid
Side Dots: Faux Tortoise
Back and Side Finish: Gloss
Finish Top: Gloss
Top Color: Clear
Finish Neck: Gloss
Neck Color: Dark Mahogany
Bridge Material: Ebony
Bridge Style: Authentic Belly - Glue in Long Saddle
Bridge String Spacing: 2 1/8''
Saddle: Bone
Saddle Radius: 16"
Tuning Machines: Nickel Enclosed Gear
Recommended Strings: SP LIFESPAN 92/8 PHOSPHOR BRONZE LIGHT (MSP7100)
Knob: Butterbean
Bridge Pin Material: Faux Ivory
Bridge Pin Dots: Black Plastic
Pickguard: Faux Tortoise
Case: Ply Hardshell
Our Price: $11,999.00 Call us for more info (972)540-6420

Availability:: Orders Placed Tues-Sat before 3PM Ship the Same Day

Year Condition Color Case
2016 Brand New Natural Hard


The Guitar Sanctuary
Brian Meader
McKinney, TX
10:41 AM
Store Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 10am to 6pm

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