Hermann Hauser III of Reisbach

  • Year:

    2000 - number 476. Labelled, dated, numbered and signed by the maker.

  • Body:

    Indian rosewood of high quality - dark in colour, straight-grained and quarter-sawn. The purfling to back & sides is in Hauser I layout.
    Body length:- 485mm.
    Top bout:- 278 mm wide & 95 mm deep.
    Waist:- 235 mm & 100 mm deep.
    Bottom bout:- 365 mm wide & 100 mm deep.
    Finished in nitro varnish.

  • Front:

    European spruce - a very silky, characterful top typical of the Hausers of earlier periods, carrying one of the well-recognised rosettes and matching purfling. Rosewood bridge with bone-edged tie-block capping.

  • Tuners:

    Reischl - Lansdorfer with fish-scale patterned, nickel silver side-plates, white rollers and white mother-of-pearl buttons.

  • Scale:

    646mm with 19 frets on an ebony fingerboard.

  • Neck Width:

    52mm with 44mm string spacing at the nut

  • Weight:

    1450 grams

  • Condition:

    The guitar is is extremely clean and tidy, original condition with absolutely minimal playing and handling marks.

  • Comments:

    Needing no introduction, the guitars of the Hauser dynasty and of Hermann Hauser III are very well-known and respected. This guitar made in year 2000 has very fine materials and comfortable set-up.
    With an air resonance near F, it has a full depth and roundness of tone with treble clarity. Being in such clean and tidy condition is a bonus that makes this such an attractive find.

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  • Price:
    Sold March 2020
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