Martin 2-1/2-17 (1870's)

$3,000
sku: 10U-203657
Natural finish, fan-braced spruce top, 3 ring rosette with green / brown / white rope pattern in center, wood top binding and purflings, Brazilian rosewood back and sides, black finished 12 fret neck with slotted headstock and "ice cream cone" heel, 18-fret ebony fingerboard, Bar frets, ebony bridge (a bridge plate patch has been installed), Seidel 3-on-a-plate tuners with oval bone buttons, 1-3/4" nut, ~24-3/8" scale, 11-5/8" lower bout, "C.F. MARTIN & Co. / NEW YORK" stamped on inside backstrip and neck block, with coffin OHSC (one replaced latch), on consignment, VGC+ with many repaired cracks (3 top, 4 side and several back cracks)