Stephen Frith of Crawley

  • Year:

    New 2018 - number 438. Labelled, signed and numbered by the maker.

  • Body:

    Indian rosewood - high quality timber, straight-grained and rich in colours with slim purfling - nicely polished too; all shellac french-polished.
    Body length:- 485mm.
    Top bout:- 281 mm wide & 95 mm deep.
    Waist:- 234 mm & 99 mm deep.
    Bottom bout:- 365 mm wide & 97 mm deep.

  • Front:

    European spruce - a fine, characterful top with a very lovely rosette, matching purfling and rosewood bridge with bone-edged tie-block. Shellac french-polished

  • Tuners:

    Schaller - Grandtune series with 'satin gold' side-plates, white rollers and snakewood buttons.

  • Scale:

    65cm with 19 frets on an ebony fingerboard

  • Neck Width:

    52mm at the nut with 42 mm string spacing.

  • Weight:

    1350 grams

  • Condition:

    New, pristine and looking very attractive.

  • Comments:

    Yet another fine example of Stephen Frith's craft - a responsive, Hauseresque instrument, with influences from extensive study with José & Liam Romanillos. Depth of bass comes from the F# body resonance combined with a productive, well-balanced, sweet treble with clarity, character and sustain. Stephen's guitars offer a wide range of sound from rich deep tasto to bright ponticellos and their projection is very effective. These are really very good instruments, very comfortable to play and still at a very reasonable price.

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  • Price:
    Sold May 2020. Other new ones available - please enquire.
    + 44 (0) 1732 453 523 Contact via Email

+ 44 (0) 1732 453 523

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