New 2015 version has torrefied top & braces (Vintage Tone System) and a new satiny gloss finish. - Careful replication of a 1939 D-18, this model features hide glue construction, a T-Bar truss rod and rear shifted X brace. - Mahogany back & sides, Adirondack spruce top & braces, Authentic style scalloped braces, tortoise binding, multiple black/white top trim. Authentic 1939 neck shape, ebony fretboard (25.4'' scale, 1-11/16'' nut, 2-1/8'' string spacing at saddle), old style abalone dot position inlays. Madagascar rosewood headplate with gold decal, Waverly nickel butterbean tuning gears, bone nut & saddle. - All Authentic Series models feature historically accurate specifications such as thinner pegheads, fingerboards, center strips and bridge plates, as well as hand contoured bridges. Shell inlays are closer replicated to the originals in shape, size, dimension and location. Item ID D18AUTH39VTS. 14 photos at

Year Condition
2016 <Unknown>


Elderly Instruments
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