1995. Labelled stamped and dated by the maker.
High quality east Indian rosewood - lovely dark, straight-grained timber with double-line purfling; no back centre-strip to distract the eye from the beauty of the wood. All shellac french-polished.
Body length:- 492mm.
Top bout:- 287 mm wide & 98 mm deep.
Waist:- 245 mm & 101 mm deep.
Bottom bout:- 371 mm wide & 101 mm deep.
European spruce - a silky, well-quartered top with the well-recognised Bernabe rosette pattern, dark rosewood bridge with bone-framed tie-block capping. Shellac french-polished.
Original Fustero tuning machines with handsome, engraved brass side-plates, white rollers and perloid buttons.
65 cm with 19 frets on an ebony fingerboard.
51mm with 41.5 mm string spacing
In very good, original, well-respected and cared-for condition. There are minimal playing and handling marks giving the guitar a very clean presentation.
The many guitar models from the famous workshop of Paulino Bernabé are known the world over of course. The India model naturally has Indian rosewood back & sides and plain but elegant decoration. The sound is typical of the renowned Madrid makers - with clarity, a Spanish, well-balanced noble tone world, so suitable for much of the guitar repertoire.
Paulino Bernabé - Click here to find out more about this maker
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