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    Sale 2033

    Fine Musical Instruments

    10 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 30

    C.F. MARTIN AND COMPANY

    A GUITAR, STYLE D-28 MARQUIS, NAZARETH, PA., 2004

    Price Realised  

    C.F. MARTIN AND COMPANY
    A GUITAR, STYLE D-28 MARQUIS, NAZARETH, PA., 2004
    The headstock bearing the logo C.F. Martin & Co. EST. 1833, labeled Martin Guitars D-28 Marquis C.F. Martin IV, bearing the serial number 1002958, length of back 20 1/16 in (510 mm) with case (2)


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    The D-28 Marquis is made to the specifications of Martin's D-28 Golden Era with the exception that the back and sides are of East Indian rosewood, and this example was constructed as a prototype.

    Saleroom Notice

    Please note Christie's is selling lots 1-49 as agent for an organization which holds a state of New York Exempt Organization Certificate. Purchases, of lots 1-49, collected in New York will not be subject to sales tax.