Washburn Style 5238 Deluxe (c.1930)
A very rare acoustic guitar, this Washburn Style 5238 Deluxe has an X-braced spruce top with fancy gold leaf-type applique. It also features Brazilian rosewood back and sides, a 12-fret mahogany neck, and a 19-fret ebony fingerboard with slotted diamond, square, and snowflake inlays. This impressive acoustic guitar is in very good-excellent condition. More Details...
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A great setup can make a world of difference. This instrument has been thoroughly inspected and expertly set up to play comfortably and sound its best.
Elderly Warranty: None Manufacturer's Warranty: None
- Semi-gloss natural finish
- Grand Concert body size
- X-braced spruce top with gold leaf type applique
- Brazilian rosewood back and sides
- 12-fret mahogany neck with unique volute
- Slotted headstock
- ~24-7/8" scale
- 1-25/32" nut
- 14-1/8" lower bout
- 19-fret ebony fingerboard with slotted diamond, square, and snowflake inlays
- Ivoroid-bound body, fretboard, and soundhole
- Slotted headstock features overlay with "WASHBURN" logo and fancy inlays
- Metal plate on back of headstock reads "Washburn / LYON & HEALY / CHICAGO, U.S.A."
- "LOUISE FOSTER" scratched into back of headstock
- Replacement tuning machines, recent neck reset, and replacement ebony "Smile" bridge all done by our shop
- Original hardshell case (red lining)
- SN: 1467