Martin / 0-26 / 1855 / Natural / Guitar For Sale
Martin 0-26, no serial number, c. 1855, vg+
Well preserved and well played pre civil war early X-braced Martin in original condition with friction pegs. A number of dryness cracks in top, back, sides glued with hide glue without finish work, finish is all original and very beautiful. Some of the pegs are correct replacements. Otherwise completely original and nice, plays very well with classical strings. Hc. On consignment.
Henkes & Blazer, Germany
Through building their own guitars in the style of traditional American steel string guitars and through specializing in the restoration and repair of American pre-war instruments, they realized how similar these guitars were to the traditional German guitars in construction and materials.
Their new Tuebingen workshop opened in 1996. As aficionados of old American guitars, they have been creating many replicas of these wonderful instruments, authentic not only in their looks, but also in design and construction.
In addition to that, Blazer & Henkes are also specialists for the creation of modern guitar design, delicate pearl inlays as well as for restoration and repair work of vintage guitars.
Also, you will usually find an exquisite selection of vintage instruments in their shop.