1929 Francisco Simplicio no. 251

$30,000.00

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Every guitar is given a thorough 19-point inspection including playing through every note, adjusting saddle & nut heights, checking neck relief, fret ends, tuning mechanisms, finish, and more. You can rest assured that your guitar will be flawless or we'll replace it or refund it and cover all shipping charges. Also, all guitars at XGuitars are kept at the perfect humidity and temperature to prevent hidden cracks, sharp frets, warped necks, etc.


1929 Francisco Simplicio no. 251

One of the most highly regarded Spanish guitar makers of the 20th century, Francisco Simplicio was born in Barcelona, Spain in 1874. First working as a cabinet maker, then as an assistant to the famous guitar luthier, Enrique Garcia. When Garcia passed away in 1922, Francisco Simplicio became the owner of the famous shop and soon won the prestigious prize at the International Exposition of Barcelona, Spain.

This guitar features a remarkable Spruce top and quilted Cuban Mahogany sides and back. The Ebony headstock is highly carved and is adorned with the original tuning machines. This is a truly remarkable collector’s guitar.

Features
European Spruce top
Highly quilted solid Cuban Mahogany sides and back
640mm scale
51mm nut width - fast and easy to play
Carved Ebony headstock
genuine Mother of Pearl bridge binding
Original machines
genuine Mother of Pearl buttons
French Polish Finish
Purchased (2002) and serviced at Beverly Maher’s Guitar Salon, NYC


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