The guitar is in okay condition. I bought a set of a Martin Marquis strings, and at the first chord I knew the guitar was special! Some signs of wear include there is a nick in the pick guard. Alvarez has made, and still makes, consistantly good guitars. Please read the descriptions and observe the pictures prior to bidding. Obviously, the va … lue of the instrument will depend greatly upon its condition, palaybility and tone.
If you are using PayPal. Art, jewelry, coins, tools and electronics for over 40 years. This is a full-size acoustic guitar with a deep, warm sound. No image yet The Alvarez 5220C is a single cutaway dreadnought acoustic. Hobbyists, artists and builders to reclaim, repair and repurpose broken guitars. High value line of guitars made from spruce and mahogany and features many of the Alvarez unique design appointments found in our high-end guitars. See photographs for unbiased reporting on condition and details.
This guitar has a laminate top so it is not as susceptible to. The Artist Series is built to do exactly this. The exterior is covered by colored electric tape in a geometric pattern and a rose sticker. Perfect for flat pick strumming and fitting into a mix. The bridge is lifting and it has some wear in the finish and some light dents along the edges from travel.
Here is a really great looking and playing 12 String Alvarez Acoustic Guitar. The original adjustable bridge saddle has been replaced with a Graphtech Tusq saddle. Which has similar dimensions to the Dreadnought, but a narrower waist helping to pronounce the treble notes a little more. It looks a if the lettering is from manufacture but again I. The back of the neck has a few minor scratches, and a small chip in the finish behind the 7th fret on the treble side, but nothing that really takes away from playability.
Please view photos with zoom feature in order to see closely. Guitar Galleria eBay Auction Policies- All Items Are Described To The Best Of Our Knowledge And Ability-14 Day Exchange Or Refund If Not Satisfied- For Sale Locally. We are handling on part of the family. I like Happy Customers Roadrunner fitted hard shell case included. I will travel up to 20 miles at no charge.
These charges are normally collected by the delivering freight shipping company or when you pick the item up Do not confuse them for additional shipping charges. The frets show wear, but still have meat left on them. I too have a similar Alvarez made in Japan, 4 digit model no. As far as I can tell, everything else is as original. The Artist Series is built to do exactly this. I re-planed the fret board this means I reshaped the fret board to make it the correct shape and I installed all new frets with Gold Evo fret wire which is nickel free.
It was appraised and the guy wanted to buy it from me. I have not a clue what kind of alvarez it is, and have looked on the website and didnt see anything that looks like it. Wears longer than typical frets and looks amazing. We have an exempt list for some French and Canadians. Yairi , and they are duplicates of a Martin D-45. Alvarez's classic Dreadnought tone is enhanced with advanced scalloped bracing and other premium components such as bone saddles and nuts and a bi-level rosewood bridge.
Such as gas, tolls and time to go to the store. The protective plastic is still covering the pickguard. And its no secret better guitars are made from better wood. Also included are two beginning guitar music instruction books. Got it all back together properly - can't even tell it's there. We have many name brand and used instruments that will accommodate most any budget and we guarantee the lowest possible prices available anywhere on the Internet! The action is low and easy, 2. And for them to work together to produce a tone and player experience, rarely found in affordable instruments.
The round sound hole had an attractive synthetic shell rosette. If its not in the picture it doesn't come with it. I have 7 other acoustics all Alvarez or Alvarez Yairi and seemed to never get around to playing this one. We will allow returns of items within. Used gently, and always carried in case, not gig bags. I don't play this guitar and it has been in its hard case for the past 15 years. There is a good amount of finish clouding on the back and sides see pics most noticeable on the back, and there might be some minor buckle rash on the back as well.
Minor scratches and Age stains. Have a question about your order? One of the finest guitar luthiers ever. A few frets are worn and it has a few nicks and scratches but is still a prize. International bidders are welcome but please ask about shipping costs as they can prove to be prohibitive. The term solid top of course refers to the soundboard of an acoustic guitar being made of solid wood. If you are a person of modest means and love to play i would hang on to this gem. International bidders please contact for quote prior to bidding.