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The following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. 
For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880

  • Interesting harp guitar from John Westling 
  • Sandpiper Model 
  • SN 4 
  • 1999 
  • VG-EC *(see below) 
  • 15-3/4" lower bout 
  • All solid woods 
  • Spruce top with round soundhole 
  • Hybrid A-frame / fan braced top 
  • Curly maple back and sides 
  • Mahogany neck and headstock 
  • 20 strings (6 sub bass strings, 6 guitar strings, and 8 super treble strings) 
  • Gold Gotoh tuning machines read "MADE IN JAPAN" 
  • 8 super treble strings feature 5th string banjo tuners 
  • 14-fret guitar neck (bolt-on design) 
  • 22-fret ebony fingerboard 
  • Abalone dot inlays 
  • 1-3/4" guitar nut, ~25-3/8" scale 
  • 3 individual pin bridges 
  • Attractive soundhole rosette 
  • Wood inlaid soundole rosette on harp neck  
  • Sandpiper painted on headstock 
  • Ivoroid-b-w-bound body and harp neck
  •  Detachable knee rest installed 
  • Ebony armrest installed
  • Handcrafted in the U.S.A. by John Westling 
  • Signed and dated under the top 
  • NO CASE 
  • It is in Very Good to Excellent Condition but could benefit from a neck reset. It currently needs fretwork, new strings, and a setup but plays okay as is.

John Westling Sandpiper Harp Guitar (1999)

John Westling Sandpiper Harp Guitar (1999)

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SKU: 20U-219117

Regular price $3,500 USD
Regular price Sale price $3,500.00 USD
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This very cool harp guitar is John Westling’s take on the Sullivan-Elliott design, constructed from all solid woods and featuring 20 strings. Please note, there is NO CASE included with this instrument. It is in Very Good to Excellent Condition but could benefit from a neck reset. It currently needs fretwork, new strings, and a setup but plays okay as is. This instrument is sold AS-IS.

More Details

More Details

The following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. 
For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880

  • Interesting harp guitar from John Westling 
  • Sandpiper Model 
  • SN 4 
  • 1999 
  • VG-EC *(see below) 
  • 15-3/4" lower bout 
  • All solid woods 
  • Spruce top with round soundhole 
  • Hybrid A-frame / fan braced top 
  • Curly maple back and sides 
  • Mahogany neck and headstock 
  • 20 strings (6 sub bass strings, 6 guitar strings, and 8 super treble strings) 
  • Gold Gotoh tuning machines read "MADE IN JAPAN" 
  • 8 super treble strings feature 5th string banjo tuners 
  • 14-fret guitar neck (bolt-on design) 
  • 22-fret ebony fingerboard 
  • Abalone dot inlays 
  • 1-3/4" guitar nut, ~25-3/8" scale 
  • 3 individual pin bridges 
  • Attractive soundhole rosette 
  • Wood inlaid soundole rosette on harp neck  
  • Sandpiper painted on headstock 
  • Ivoroid-b-w-bound body and harp neck
  •  Detachable knee rest installed 
  • Ebony armrest installed
  • Handcrafted in the U.S.A. by John Westling 
  • Signed and dated under the top 
  • NO CASE 
  • It is in Very Good to Excellent Condition but could benefit from a neck reset. It currently needs fretwork, new strings, and a setup but plays okay as is.
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