Martin M-36 10th Anniversary Acoustic Guitar with Hard Case 1988
Item History - Pre-owned
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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.
Functional Condition - Full Functionality - This item is in full working order with all features operational.
Functionality Notes (if any) -
Cosmetic Condition - Above Average - The item shows a less than average amount of wear for its age.