This item is pre-owned.
Functional Condition - ExcellentWe checked out this item for functionality & found to be in excellent condition. When you get the item, it will have all features and functions fully operational.
Cosmetic Condition -Above AverageCosmetically speaking, it looks to be in above average cosmetic shape for an item of this type with only the most minor of cosmetic wear as shown. To be more specific, here is what we noticed: There is a bit of finish cracking as shown. There is NOT any cracking in the wood. There are a couple of dings in the finish as shown.
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The M-36 made its debut in 1978 & this example commemorates the 10th Anniversary of this American made guitar. The anniversary label inside the body is hand-signed by C.F. Martin IV. The guitar offers excellent tone & texture, with a warmth that's very inviting; rich dynamics & brilliant resonance. It is a remarkable guitar with unlimited capabilities. This is a sure fire winner & a must have for any Martin enthusiast.
It has a mahogany neck with nicely aged cream binding & black side-dots. Beautiful, dark rosewood fingerboard with pearloid dot inlays. The frets are in good shape. Martin tuners are in perfect working condition. 1 11/16" nut width; 25 1/2" scale length.
Solid spruce top with 6-ply binding. The top has aged into a soft, caramel color that looks simply wonderful. Nicely figured rosewood bridge with cream end pins & black dot inlays. Tortoise pickguard & multi-ring rosette. Solid Indian Rosewood back & sides. 3-piece back with 3-ply binding. A little bit of the back binding in the waist needed to be reglued & is fine now. 16" lower bout; 11 3/4" upper bout; 4" depth. This guitar does have a saddle pickup. Guitar weighs 4 lbs 9.1 oz.