Martin 2-27 Acoustic Guitar – U.S.A. – 1874


Acoustic Hollow Body


Rosewood back and sides, spruce top, cedar neck, with herringbone pattern and ivory binding

Ebony fretboard


Martin’s 2-27 model was made specifically for women in terms of size.This copy was more decorated than the model 28. These models cost about $ 58.50 (now about $750). The most expensive models on the price list are all parlor models for women and the most expensive, the 2-42 model cost $ 90.
The 2-27 was one of the most popular Martins of the 19th century and remained in production until 1898.

Last updated on 19 November 2020
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