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4 course guitar/"chitarrino" (2010), 38.5 cm mensur

  • Woods: Walnut (back, sides), Hard Maple (neck and peg plate), Sitka Spruce (top - single piece), Ebony (fingerboard), Pearwood (bridge, pegs, rosette).
  • Other: Bone nut.
  • Finish: Oil varnish.
  • Notes: Modeled after an instrument by "Giovanni Smit" (John Smith?), though scaled up.

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