Martin Guitars

1936 Martin 000-28 Guitar (Serial Number 62166)

Serial number 62166 was stamped on January 28, 1936 and cleared final inspection on July 9 that year.

The tuners are Grover G-98 pointed plate machines with seamed metal butterbean buttons.

 

 

Style 28 features:

Back and sides: Brazilian rosewood

Top: Red spruce (Adirondack)

Purfling: Herringbone

Binding: Ivoroid

Back Stripe: Zig-zag purfling pattern

Other period features:

Advanced X-bracing with scalloped braces

Ebony fingerboard

Ebony belly bridge

Steel T-bar neck reinforcement

1-3/4" neck width at nut

Tortoiseshell celluloid pick guard

Slotted square and diamond fingerboard inlays

Decal on front of headstock

No C. F. Martin stamp on back of headstock

Style stamp

 

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