Inventory as of March 09, 2011.

Due to our high turnover rate, this catalog is not guaranteed to be accurate. If you would like more information on one of our inventory listings, please call us at (615) 256-2033 or fax us at (615) 255-2021. Thank you for browsing our catalog.

Abbreviations used in this inventory:

M = Mint NM = Near Mint EXF = Exceptionally Fine
EXC = Excellent VG = Very Good G = Good
PU = pickup OHC = Original Hard Case HC = Hard Case
OSC = Original Soft Case SC = Soft Case NC = No Case
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AR3613 Welker, Nashville, TN hand made cutaway arch top, new, 16" wide, beautifully figured curly maple neck, back, and sides, light sunburst finish, HC......$3200

AR3664 Triggs New Yorker, 1998, M, 17" wide single cutaway body, beautifully figured curly maple neck, back, and sides, split block pearl inlay, amber yellow finish, OHC......$6875

AR3762 Lacey Eclipse Prototype, 1995, EXF, 18" body width, oval soundhole, elaborate engraved inlay, carved ebony tailpiece, beautifully figured curly maple, sunburst finish, heavy duty OHC...REDUCED from $12500......$11000

AR3827 Stromberg cutaway G-3, circa 1950, EXF, expert professional refinish in cherry sunburst, an extraordinarily rare instrument, formerly owned and used by Ranger Doug of Grand Ole Opry group Riders in the Sky, letter from Doug, HC......$27500

AR3851 Gibson prototype, circa 1930, professionally refinished, double cutaway 16" wide body, carved spruce top with oval soundhole, maple back and sides, mahogany neck, dot inlaid rosewood fingerboard, supplied with letter dated September 21, 1981, by former Gibson employee Stanley Jackson (worked for Gibson company in sales and advertising from 1929-1931) stating that this is a prototype he received while employed at Gibson, an interesting historical artifact, gig bag......$4000

AR3869 Stromberg G-1 (More photos...) , mid 1930s, VG+, 16 1/2" body width, three-segment f-holes, refretted, replica pickguard by Gruhn Guitars, OHC......$10000

AR3901 Andersen Emerald City (More photos...) , 1993, NM, 16 13/16" body width, original 1960s Gibson Johnny Smith style floating pickup, 1 11/16" nut width, beautifully figured curly maple neck, back, and sides, Ambertone natural finish, OHC, REDUCED FROM $8000...........$7750

AR3945 Gibson L-4C (More photos...) , 1953, EXC (normal lacquer checking), pointed Florentine cutaway, sunburst finish, SC.........$3850

AR3954 D'Aquisto New Yorker Cutaway (More photos...) , 1973, EXF, purchased new by Mel Bay and given to his son Bill, sunburst finish, 18" wide, original floating Lawrence pickup, pictured on the covers of Jazz Guitar Lines and Jazz Guitar Scales and Modes (books included with guitar), HC. **REDUCED FROM $70,000.........$60000

AR3985 Patrick James Eggle, Aire (More photos...) , 2002, M, beautifully figured curly maple back and sides, 17" wide, attractive inlay and binding, floating pickup, OHC......$3950

AR3991 Benedetto Cremona (More photos...) , 1987, NM, birdseye maple neck, back and sides, floating Johnny Smith style pickup, sunburst finish, HC reduced from $17,500......$12500

AR3998 Gibson Super 400 (More photos...) , 1936, VG++, appears to have been refinished by Gibson in the 1950s, early model with small upper body bout, professionally refretted, replacement tuners, recovered OHC......$10000

AR4040 D'Aquisto New Yorker cutaway (More photos...) , 1980, professionally refinished and refretted, floating Johnny Smith style humbucking pickups, HC......$27500

AR4058 D'Angelico Excel (More photos...) , 1941, professionally refinished light chocolate brown, neck reset and refretted by Gruhn Guitars, repaired peghead crack, HC......$12000

AR4059 B.C. Kingston, Prince Edward Island, Model CR-P (More photos...) , 2006, M, 17" wide, floating Benedetto pickup, sunburst finish, a fine handmade instrument by a skilled Canadian luthier, Cedar Creek HC......$4000

AR4069 Zeidler Jazz Deluxe 18" Special (More photos...) , 1996, NM, ambertone finish, beautifully figured curly maple neck, back and sides, tortoiseshell-grain bindings, pickguard, tailpiece ornamentation and peghead veneer, intricately engraved gold-plated Waverly tuners, tailpiece, bridge wheels and screws, a true work of art, the late John Zeidler is highly regarded as one of the most meticulous craftsmen in the history of archtop guitarmaking, OHC......$22500

AR4072 R. C. Allen, El Monte, CA, Aristocrat Left Handed (More photos...) , 1998, NM, 18" body width, top, back, and sides of beautifully quilted maple, floating pickup, OHC......$2750

AR4077 Zeidler Jazz Deluxe (More photos...) , 1994, NM, 17" cutaway, beautifully figured curly maple neck, back and sides, ambertone finish, HC......$17500

AR4080 Stromberg G-5 cutaway (More photos...) , 1953, VG++, finish touchup on lower bout of back, 23 1/2" scale, extremely rare model, from the collection of "Ranger Doug" Green, HC......$40000

AR4097 Gibson L-50 (More photos...) , 1939, VG++, refretted by Gruhn Guitars, SC......$2000

AR4101 Mark Lacey, Nashville, TN, Premier Archtop (More photos...) , 1997, 17" width, recently refinished by Mark Lacey, a very fine handcrafted instrument by a known builder, HC......$7500

AR4105 Buscarino Artisan (More photos...) , 1997, NM, beautifully figured curly maple neck, back and sides, floating Buscarino pickup, natural finish, OHC, reduced......$5000

AR4106 Gretsch Synchromatic 100 (More photos...) , early 1950s, cosmetically EXC, replacement tailpiece, needs extensive binding work, neckset and refret, sunburst finish, rough HC, AS IS......$800

AR4110 Gibson L-50 (More photos...) , 1939, EXC, original "red line" OHC......$2500

AR4113 Gibson Chet Atkins Super 4000 (More photos...) , 2001, M with cerficicate and papers, pickguard signed by Chet Atkins, shaded finish, OHC, original list price $40,000......$15000

AR4115 Stromberg G-1 (More photos...) , 1940, expert professional refinish, refretted by Gruhn Guitars, 17 3/8" body width, parallel braced (similar to Gibson L-5), replacement Kluson Deluxe tuners, OHC......$15000

AR4116 Gibson L-5 Custom (More photos...) , 1964, EXF, floating Johnny Smith type pickup, 23 1/2" Byrdland scale, sunburst finish, OHC with zippered canvas cover......$9500

AR4121 Gibson Super 400 Custom (More photos...) , 1967, EXF, natural top finish, replica pickguard by Gruhn Guitars, unusual custom walnut-stain finish on highly figured curly maple back and sides, made for Kenny Burrell, set up with DeArmond floating pickup, comes with letter from Burrell, HC with Gibson zipper cover......$12000

AR4129 Eastman, made in China, AR810CE (More photos...) , 2007, NM, 17 1/4" wide, floating mini-humbucker, molded OHC......$1500

AR4131 Gibson L-50 (More photos...) , c. 1947, VG++, replacement Kluson Deluxe tuners, original single-bound tortoise shell grain pickguard, SC......$2000

AR4132 D'Angelico Excel custom replica (More photos...) , 1999, M, made under license by Michael Lewis (Grass Valley, CA), beautifully figured curly maple back, sides and neck, deluxe trim with New Yorker-style binding and fingerboard inlay, custom-ordered treble-side fingerboard extension, ambertone natural finish, OHC......$17500

AR4136 Grimes Montreux (More photos...) , 2000, NM, 17" wide, blond finish, Ameritage case......$10000

AR4138 Gibson L-7, 1935, VG+, fancy original fingerboard inlays, top signed by blues player Dave Hole, HC......$3500

AR4139 Abe Rivera archtop (More photos...) , EXC, 14 7/8" wide, curly maple neck back and sides, carved spruce top, Bartolini floating pickup, inscribed on inside back "special design original by Abe Rivera, dedicated to my father Jose Nicolas Ortiz Rivera, Paz y Amor," HC......$8500

AR4141 Gibson L-50, 1948, EXC (normal lacquer checking and minor pick wear), SC......$1700

AR4144 Eastman Uptown AR810CE, 2005, NM, 17" wide cutaway body, original floating pickup, natural finish, OHC......$1400

AR4145 Triggs New Yorker, new, 17" wide, beautifully figured curly maple neck, back and sides, abalone inlay and top trim, deluxe wood marquetry bindings on sides of neck and body, carved neck heel, natural finish, a one-of-a-kind ultra-deluxe instrument, HC......$12500

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