1924 Martin 2-17 Mahogany Acoustic Guitar  From Martin

Goodness gracious this guitar is unbelieveable and historic! Serial #20691

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What We Think

So, it's not often that I have the pleasure of playing a very, very vintage instrument that plays as easy as anything contemporary. There's no "vintage" learning curve with this one. The action is lightning fast and the response is warm, dry, and pitch perfect up and down the neck. Olson really knocked it out of the park.

This is a perfect instrument for American finger-style music. All I want to do is pick  Blind Blake tunes.

It's got a rich glow to it that I assume is part wisdom and part nitro. It comes with a beautiful custom blue heron gig bag, too.

For under 2K, you could have an historic Martin that's been preped for another 100 years!

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About Manufacturer

For well over a century and a half, The Martin Guitar Company has been continuously producing acoustic instruments that are acknowledged to be the finest in the world. The Martin Guitar Company has, through the years, managed to survive with each succeeding generation from C. F. Martin, Sr.?s Stauffer influenced creations of the 1830s to recent developments introduced by C. F. Martin IV. Continuous operation under family management is a feat bordering on the remarkable, reflecting six generations of dedication to the guitarmaker?s craft. In or out of the music industry, C. F. Martin has few rivals for sheer staying power. Throughout its colorful history, the company has adapted successfully to continual changes in product design, distribution systems, and manufacturing methods. In spite of the many changes, C. F. Martin has never veered away from its initial commitment to quality. The concern for producing the finest instruments possible in 1833 is especially evident today at Martin?s expanded facility in Nazareth, Pennsylvania. The story behind one of America?s most famous guitars began on January 31, 1796, in Markneukirchen, Germany, with the birth of Christian Frederick Martin, Sr. Born into a long line of cabinet makers, Christian Frederick took up the family craft at the early age of 15, when he left his hometown and traveled to Vienna to apprentice with Johann Stauffer, a renowned guitar maker.

Specifications

Rebuilt by Olson.  All original.  heated and reassembeled, cracks have been cleated and stabalized - non original nitro, comes with a hardshell case and blue heron gig bag.