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Circle Strings OM – German Spruce & The Tree Mahogany

Serial Number: 193
Weight: 3 lbs 12 oz

Folks, it is safe to say we have reached the big leagues… This newest offering from Circle Strings is top of the mountain, the crown jewel, and a pinnacle in modern lutherie. This OM features some of the finest woodsets we’ve been able to offer through our shop. We start with an incredibly Old German Spruce top that comes from the collection of Irving Sloane, via Roger Sadowski. Such a special top requires a back & sides set of equal magnificence, and Adam Buchwald of Circle Strings was able to find an incredibly rare set of The Tree Mahogany. The figure in this set is unlike any other we’ve seen, and its tonal character is simply one-of-a kind. The pairing of these old, wonderful woods provides a huge, lush tone with a presence that simply can’t be achieved any other means. If you were searching for your life-timer, this should be a top candidate.

Other specifications include:

  • Old Growth German Spruce Top – Irving Sloane Collection
  • The Tree Mahogany Back & Sides
  • Old Growth Honduran Mahogany Neck
  • Old Growth Brazilian Rosewood Bridge & Fingerboard
  • The Tree Mahogany Headstock Veneer
  • Scalloped Adirondack Spruce tone bars
  • Brazilian Rosewood Bindings
  • Black/Maple/Green Top Purfling
  • Green Rope Rosette
  • The Tree Mahogany Heel Cap with Abalone Inlay & Green Purfling
  • Brazilian Rosewood & Green Back & Sides Purflings
  • Abalone Dots Fingerboard Inlay
  • Bone Nut and Saddle
  • Bone Bridge Pins
  • Bolt-on Mortise and Tenon Neck Joint
  • Waverly Titanium Tuning Machines
  • Gloss Nitrocellulose Body Finish
  • Satin Nitrocellulose Neck Finish
  • TKL Hard Shell Case
  • 25.4″ Scale Length
  • 1 3/4” Nut Width
  • 2 1/4″ Bridge Spacing
  • 3 lb 12 oz
  • #193

For more information about this Circle Strings guitar, please contact us.

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$30,000.00

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PLEASE CALL: 314-274-9571

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