Mini-Jumbo designed by George Gruhn.
Rosewood back and sides.
Ebony bound fingerboard with pearl inlays
Added pickup and endpin jack.
Added strap button on heel of neck.
Excellent sound and playability.
1960 Blonde cut-away L-5
PAF with Vari-a-tone
Completely original with the exceptions of a pro refret by Mirabella Guitars and a reproduction pickguard.
It should be noted that at one time a Bigsby was installed on the instrument, so there are 3 extra screw holes under the tailpiece on the side. There are no holes in the top.
Killer sound and playability.
1982 D'Aquisto New Yorker.
18 inch body with 1 3/4 nut
Beautiful imported woods, Blank ebony fingerboard (no split block inlays as on standard New Yorkers)
Some minor wear, scratches and a few imperfections in the binding.
Incredible sounding and playing instrument.
Beautiful Brazilian rosewood back and sides
Fair amount of wear but NO cracks in top,back or sides
Bridge reset (Not by Mirabella Guitars)
Older refret (Not by Mirabella Guitars) but still retains It's original nut.
Nearly undetectable Headstock repair (Not by Mirabella Guitars)
Original waffle tuners , never reamed.
Incredible sound and playability.
"Bourbon on the Rocks" Archtop Acoustic Trapdoor
With stain and lacquer mixed with real "single barrel Bourbon" for a true bourbon burst finish.
Close to seven carats in Diamonds on the tuner pegs, side markers, door knobs, heel and bridge.
Quilted mahogany interior made from " The Tree" as well as the headplate, pickguard and other appointments.
Nut width is a wide 1 3/4 with a 25inch...
Assembled using original parts made by James L. D'Aquisto, this Hagstrum bodied electric (The body can be seen on Jimmy's wood rack in the book "Acquired by the Angels" by Paul Schmidt on page 124) was completed using a neck and fingerboard started by D'Aquisto and finished by Cris Mirabella at the request of James D'Aquisto II for Tony DeRosa.
The tailpiece, headplate and part of the bridge...