Martin honors "The King" with the D-28M Elvis Presley limited edition. Limited to 175 guitars to mark C. F. Martin’s 175th anniversary, this limited edition model features Madagascar rosewood back and sides and a adirondack spruce top with scalloped adirondack spruce braces for a brilliant and powerful tone.
During his time, Elvis Presley's D-28 stood out with its unique tooled leather guitar cover that Charles Underwood created for him. This D-28 is outfitted with a tooled leather guitar cover that's based on Underwood's design, and comes with a special Geib hardshell case to house both the guitar and this special cover.
To deliver the signature Elvis "look," this D-28 features a mother of pearl and black pearl inlay on the ebony headstock modeled after a famous 1956 photograph of Elvis and his Martin guitar. Elvis's "TCB Lightning Bolt" logo, which originated from the "Taking Care of Business" pendants Elvis gave to his friends, is also inlay in mother of pearl on the heelcap.
Elvis' signature graces the 12th fret and the fingerboard is decorated with his signature star markers in select abalone to give a classy look fit for a king. Each Martin D-28M Elvis Presley Commemorative Edition guitar also bears two interior labels specially designed for this model and will certainly be a worthy addition to any collection.
This consigned guitar has been kept in excellent condition by its owner.
Brand new Martin D-28M Elvis Presley limited edition.
Grained ivoroid binding over a adirondack spruce top.
Star fingerboard inlays in select abalone bordered with mother-of-pearl.
Elvis Presley signature is etched as 12-fret fingerboard inlay in select abalone.
Intricate triple ring style-28 rosette.
Black ebony bridge with bone saddle and white pins decorated with black dots.
Gorgeous Madagascar rosewood back framed in grained ivoroid binding.
Low profile neck with black micarta heelcap etched with a mother of pearl TCB lightning bolt inlay.
Classic Martin headstock with custom Elvis Presley graphic silhouette in mother of pearl.
An intricate Elvis Presley graphic silhouette in mother of pearl.
Grover nickel tuners with butterbean knobs for extra tuning stability and precision.
A tooled leather guitar cover based on Underwood's design.
Martin hardcase with plush interior.
Front view of Martin D-28M Elvis Presley limited edition.
Back view of Martin D-28M Elvis Presley limited edition.
Mode: Martin D-28M Elvis Presley Construction: Mahogany Blocks/Dovetail Neck Joint Body Size: D-14 Fret Top: Solid Adirondack Spruce Rosette: Style 28 Top Bracing Pattern: Standard ''X'' Scalloped Top Braces: Solid Adirondack Spruce 5/16'' Back Material: Solid Madagascar Rosewood Back Purfling: Style 28 Side Material: Solid Madagascar Rosewood Endpiece: Grained Ivoroid Endpiece Inlay: Black/White Boltaron Binding: Grained Ivoroid Top Inlay Style: Multiple Black/White Boltaron Side Inlay: None Back Inlay: Black/White Boltaron Neck Material: Select Hardwood Neck Shape: Low Profile Nut Ma1terial: Bone Headstock: Solid/Diamond/Square Taper Headplate: Solid Black Ebony /Elvis Presley Graphic Silhouette Heelcap: Black Micarta With TCB Lightning Bolt Inlay In Mother-Of-Pearl Fingerboard Material: Solid Black Ebony Scale Length: 25.4'' Number Of Frets Clear: 14 Number Of Frets Total: 20 Fingerboard Width At Nut: 1-11/16'' Fingerboard Width At 12th Fret: 2-1/8'' Fingerboard Position Inlays: Stars - Select Abalone (Bordered In mother-of-pearl) Fingerboard Binding: None Finish Back & Sides: Polished Gloss Finish Top: Polished Gloss With Aging Toner Finish Neck: Satin With Polished Headplate Bridge Material: Solid Black Ebony Bridge Style: Vintage Belly With Drop-In Long Saddle Bridge String Spacing: 2-1/8'' Saddle: 16'' Radius/Bone - Drop-In Long Saddle Tuning Machines: Grover Deluxe Nickel (Kluson Style) Recommended Strings: Martin Studio Performance Medium Phosphor Bronze (Msp4200) Bridge & End Pins: White With Black Dots Pickguard: Black — Beveled & Polished Case: 545exl Geib Style Leather Cover
Retail Price : SGD$16500