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    1935 Martin D-28 Natural Acoustic Guitar, #59257. Top has been refinished. Very large pickguard removed, exposing top crack and collapse on treble side of fingerboard. Fretboard has been planed and shaved very thin. Brazilian rosewood back and sides with original, heavily weather-checked finish. Two small back cracks near center seam at neck area. No side cracks. Three screw holes at butt area from removed tailpiece. Original maple bridge plate. Sloppy, amateur popsicle stick brace added under fingerboard. Significant finish spray on back and braces on soundhole. Original bridge in poor condition. Three original tuners, three correct-size non-original tuners. Additional holes in back of peghead from former non-original tuners. Finish worn from back of neck. Worthy of professional restoration. Non-original soft case included. Condition: Poor.

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    October, 2011
    22nd Saturday
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