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1969 Contreras I Concert Brazilian/Spruce
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Status
Sold
Brand
Contreras I, Manuel
Product Year
1969
Model
Concert
New/Preowned
Preowned
SKU
2693
Condition
Very good. Some light dings and a light scratch on top. Bridge has a professionally repaired in past.
Body Type(s)
Medium, Concert Classical
Back & Sides
Rosewood - Brazilian
Top
Spruce
Neck Wood
Cedar
Bridge
Ebony
Rosette
Mosaic
Top Trim
Wood Lines
Fingerboard
Ebony
Fingerboard Bindings
None
Fret Markers
None
Frets to Body
12
Headplate
Rosewood
Headstock Inlay
None
Body Bindings
Rosewood - Brazilian
Tuners
Fustero
Tuner Finish
Black/Gold with Pearl Buttons
Cutaway
None
Pickup
None, we can install one
Body Length
19.5 in
Upper Bout
11 in
Lower Bout
14.75 in
Body Depth Heel
4 in
Body Depth Tail
4 in
Scale Length
26 in
Scale Length (mm)
660.4 mm
Nut Width
2.08 in
Nut Width (mm)
52.8 mm
String Spacing
2.36 in
String Spacing (mm)
59.944 mm
Weight
0 lb. 0 oz.
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Description

An excellent concert guitar from Manuel Contreras (1928-1994). This one features a set of dramatic and beautiful Brazilian Rosewood and Spruce top. Built in 1969 this is a wonderful vintage Contreras guitar and has the mature tone you would expect. A solid playing instrument with great tone. Truly a classic.

This vintage Contreras is a wonderful instrument. The Brazilian is spectacular and it adds true depth and warmth to the voice of this guitar. This is a solid guitar ready for years more of playing beautiful music.
 
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SCALE LENGTH 26 in
NUT WIDTH 2.08 in
STRING SPACING 2.36 in
WOODS SPRUCE,
ROSEWOOD - BRAZILIAN

An excellent concert guitar from Manuel Contreras (1928-1994). This one features a set of dramatic and beautiful Brazilian Rosewood and Spruce top.
 

This vintage Contreras is a wonderful instrument. The Brazilian is spectacular and it adds true depth and warmth to the voice of this guitar.
 
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