US $.2300 Gordon Ben Guttmann leopard wood (spruce) 2017, Tacoma, WA

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Gordon Guttmann
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US $.2300 Gordon Ben Guttmann leopard wood (spruce) 2017, Tacoma, WA

Post by Gordon Guttmann » Sun Sep 17, 2017 2:14 am

Luthier: Gordon Ben Guttmann Classical guitar
Built: April 2017
Scale length: 650 mm
Nut width: 53.8 mm
Top: German spruce
B/S: Leopard wood
Bracing: fan/lattice hybrid based on Kohno acoustic ideas
Fingerboard: Gabon ebony - Built for medium large to large hands
Sound: Open, clear, and authoritative - great for Bach
Condition: New
Price: $2,300
Case: Ameritage
I offer this guitar for a local sale only for Washington or Oregon. The potential buyer is welcome to play and examine this instrument several times before making a decision. This guitar is very well made and I'd like it to be in the hands of someone who will appreciate and play it.
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Re: US $.2300 Gordon Ben Guttmann leopard wood (spruce) 2017, Tacoma, WA

Post by bear » Thu Sep 28, 2017 10:17 pm

Beautiful guitar, I especially like the wider neck.
2013 Jeff Medlin '37 Hauser 640mm sp
2006 Michele Della Giustina Concert 10 string 650mm ce
2005 Jose Ramirez 4E 650mm ce
2005 Manuel Rodriguez Model C3F 650mm sp
2003 Manuel Rodriguez Model D 650mm ce

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Re: US $.2300 Gordon Ben Guttmann leopard wood (spruce) 2017, Tacoma, WA

Post by CT20 » Thu Sep 28, 2017 10:40 pm

Appealing and beautiful. Almost wish local was Connecticut.

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Re: US $.2300 Gordon Ben Guttmann leopard wood (spruce) 2017, Tacoma, WA

Post by Gordon Guttmann » Fri Sep 29, 2017 6:33 pm

Thanks for the kind words bear and CT20! I must really be getting old because I can't imagine buying a guitar that you have not played and examined in 3 dimensions but, it's done all the time.

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