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2013 Fender® American Deluxe Jazz Bass®

$995
This trade-in 2013 custom American Deluxe Jazz Bass (US 13135767) comes to the shop in "as new" condition. Custom features are the black binding and satin finish on the rear of the neck. Standard features include black pearl block inlays, active electronics, Heavy 1970s style ash body, and N3 pickups. With soft carrying bag. Photo set found on www.steveswanguitars.com
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1994 Fender® Custom Shop "1962" Jazz Bass®

$2,650
This 1994 Fender Custom Shop Limited Edition "1962" Stack Pot Jazz Bass (0557) comes from the John Page era and is one of the rare instruments designed and built by Alan Hamel. The attention to design details is very impressive, including "backwards" tuning gears, color correct Dakota Red matching headstock and body, Gold plated metal parts, and birdseye maple neck. Very comfortable weight and...
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2012 Fender® Select Jazz Bass®

$2,250
This 2012 Fender Select Jazz Bass (US 12188284) present in "As New" condition. Special Features are: Flame Maple body cap, Cinnamon sunburst finish color, Pearloid block inlay in rosewood fingerboard, Medium weight ash body, and either white or black pickguards. With super clean tweed covered hardshell case. Photos found on www.steveswanguitars.com
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1970 Gibson Johnny Smith

$7,000
This consignment 1970 Gibson Johnny Smith (104821) is in fine original condition and has only had a replacement pickguard made as any kind of repair. The fast action neck and 24 3/4" string scale makes playing the most difficult jazz passages a breeze. With the original hardshell case. See the shop website for a photo set.
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1989 Gibson L-4CES

$3,750
This consignment 1989 Gibson L-4CES (81384589) remains in near mint condition and has been maintained for traditional jazz play with flat wound strings. Nice tone and feel. With original hardshell case. Photos found on my regular website.
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2005 Guild® X-500

$2,950
This consignment 2005 Guild X-500 (CX 000032) remains in near mint condition and has been maintained for traditional play with flat wound strings. Nice feel and tone. With original hardshell case. Photos located on my main website
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1965 Guild® Starfire™ VI

$3,500
This consignment 1965 Guild Starfire VI guitar (40092) is in fine playing condition and shows just a little finish and gold plating wear from play. The original hardshell case is also in nice condition. Full text description and photo set are found at www.steveswanguitars.com
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1995 Fender® Stratocaster®

$9,950
This consignment 1965 Fender Stratocaster (L22108) is in fine playing condition and shows light normal play wear. There is a little finish disruption on the back from an old style vinyl covered coil cord that was left in the case. The one repair is am professional refret performed about 25 years ago. With the original hardshell case. Full text description and photo set found on ...
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~1890 Unknown maker Size 2 Brazilian rosewood parlor

$950
This good sounding consignment size 2 Brazilian rosewood parlor guitar has a musical voice, remains in fine condition, and has setup work that makes it very playable. It comes from the estate of an old shop fire d and good customer who passed away last winter. He was a fan of responsive 12 fret guitars, and this example is no exception! With gig bag. Full description text and photo set are...
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1941 Martin D-28

$75,000
This wonderful consignment 1941 Martin D-28 (782XX) is a one owner guitar that has remained with the family until now. Aside from a few pick marks, a couple of scattered small top dings, and two matching hairline center seam area top cracks, the guitar remains in near mint condition. The top is fine grain Adirondack spruce (extremely fine grain at lower bout edges), Vertical grain Brazilian...
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1941 Gibson SJ-200 Rosewood Body

$75,000
This consignment 1941 Gibson SJ-200 with rosewood back and sides (Batch number 3168G XX) is one of only less than 160 examples made prior to WWII and it remains in the cleanest condition of any that I have held in my hands. The specifications are standard for the model at this time and include: Rosewood back and sides, 3-piece Maple neck, Gold Kluson Seal Fast tuners, Gold plated neck cord...
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2011 Martin OO-17 Limited Edition

$1,950
This consignment 2011 "Philadelphia Folk Festival 50th Anniversary" custom wide neck 14 fret OO-17 (1508833) remains in near mint condition and has a large voice for its size. Honduras Mahogany back, sides, top, and neck, Nickel plated Gotoh Grover style tuners, Rosewood headstock overlay with "C.F. Martin" decal, 1 3/4" nut width, Ebony fingerboard with abalone dots, Wood purflings, Black body...
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2013 Santa Cruz Guitar Company Custom OM

$9,950
This consignment 2013 Santa Cruz custom OM (OM-4598) has a nice assortment of fancy figured upgrade wood features that make it pretty special. Heavy bear claw figured Italian spruce top, Braziian rosewood back and sides, Koa binding and soundhole rosette purfling, Koa pin set with abalone dot, Advanced X-brace position. Played some, but kept in nearly mint condition, this OM has developed a very...
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1994 James Olson Dreadnought

$11,500
This extremely clean consignment 1994 James Olson Dreadnought (479) features custom fingerboard inlay and an added pickup for stage performance. Fine grain Sitka spruce top, Indian rosewood back and sides, Mahogany and Maple neck, Gold Schaller tuners with added ebony buttons, Bound and purfled Ebony headstock overlay with pearl "O" inlay, 1 3/4" nut width, Ebony fingerboard with custom pearl...
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1933 Martin OM-18

$15,000
This great sounding consignment 1933 Martin OM-18 (54576) has only a few crack repairs and replaced parts that keep the price very affordable. Adirondack spruce top with fine grain at the edges, Honduras Mahogany back, sides, and neck, Mixed set of period correct Grover clipped plate G-98 tuners with some mixed mounting screws and bushings, Ebony nut, Ebony fingerboard with snail shell dots,...
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2007 Santa Cruz "Swan Jumbo" (12 fret Smeck style)

$3,250
This consignment custom 2007 Santa Cruz custom "Swan Jumbo" (SJ-4741) was owned by a good customer and shop friend who recently died of Parkinson's disease. The custom features included gold Waverly G-98 style tuners, a stiff European spruce top supplied from my own stock, and a dense "quilted figure" set of Honduras Mahogany supplied from my own stock. Other more standard features for this model...
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1947 Martin D-28

$9,975
This consignment early 1947 Martin D-28 (98686) comes back to the shop from an owner who is preparing to live abroad for several years. He found this guitar to be, as I did, a strong Bluegrass-Flatpicking instrument that yields a strong and penetrating voice with a minimum of effort. A few repairs and procedures combine to keep the price several thousands of dollars lower than an all-original...
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Gibson Elvis Costello L-Century

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This consignment recent Gibson Elvis Costello L-Century reissue (02387005) remains in Mint condition, with virtually no sign of playing wear. This instrument attempts to recreate Elvis Costello's personal 1930s instrument that was lost in the Nashville Flood several years ago. Sitka spruce top, Flame Maple back and sides, Waverly G-93 style stunners, Pearloid, pearl, and rosewood headstock...
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1921 Gibson A2 mandolin

$1,750
This all-original 1921 (63940) Gibson A2 model mandolin remains in excellent plus condition and has a beautifully clear and complete voice. Gorgeous even spaced medium-fine grain Adirondack spruce top, Birch back, Mahogany neck, Original Waverly tuners, Clean, healthy, and unoxidized finger rest, Engraved tailpiece, Light fret wear. The varnish and metal parts remain bright and clean. The bridge...
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1940 Martin D-28

$75,000
This consignment one-family late 1940 D-28 comes to the shop in extremely clean condition, having been stored unplayed in the midwestern family home for the last 30 or so years. The finished surfaces are clean and bright, as are the covered Grover G-111 tuners. There are small pick wear hits near the pickguard. The two modifications are: 1) Bridge shaved a little on the saddle area 2)...
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1935 Gibson Roy Smeck Stage De Luxe

$8,950
This robust sounding fully converted early 1935 Gibson Roy Smeck Stage De Luxe (FON 64A) is a welcome return to the shop after a couple of years in the home of the consigning owner. This one features the early specifications of: smaller 3 3/4" sound hole size, small and dark sunburst, and very little taper in body depth from neck to tail. This guitar has a very robust voice and likes to be played...
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1932 Lyon & Healy Style A

$3,500
This ca. 1932 (907) OO size Style A is a beautiful 12 fret instrument in nice shape. Brazilian rosewood back and sides, White spruce top with gold stenciled flower scroll decoration, Engraved pearl floral headstock inlay, Beautifully proportioned binding and top and side purflings, Replacement Waverly slothead tuners with pearl buttons, Bridge plate cap, Slightly larger replacement "smile"...
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1966 Martin OO-28C

$3,950
This 1966 Martin OO-28C is one of only 200 nylon string 12 fret OO-28s made that year for raging folk music boom. Gorgeous reddish-orange Brazilian rosewood with sharp black lines and good spiderwebbing figure. This guitar sounds great with hard tension nylon strings. One smallish top injury on the bass side of the soundhole, probably from a case latch tooth. Otherwise pretty clean. With...
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1956 Martin D-28

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This very clean consignment D-28 from late 1956 (151874) has a sparkling voice and an especially great looking set of vertical grain Brazilian Rosewood. Except for the bridge saddle, all original parts. Sold by a Seattle shop, this guitar got a neck reset, refret, and a light "cleanup" buffing by Mark Tossman. No wear to the neck or oxidation to the tuners. Light pickwear on the top in the usual...
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