Marchione 17” Archtop

09march

Marchione 17” Archtop – Lightly used but dead mint condition with original Calton case, Marchione 17″ x-brace archtop guitar. One of only three custom D’ Angelico x-brace style guitars, this one was custom made for Herbie Hancock’s guitar player JK. This was the guitar he used on his solo release on Verve records entitled “What’s The Word”.

Top: Engelmann Spruce

Back & Sides: AAAAA Flamed/Quilted Maple

Neck: Sugar Maple with African Ebony fingerboard

Tailpiece: African Ebony with custom walnut overlay

Pickguard & Headstock: African Ebony with custom walnut overlay

Pickup: Marchione Jazz (one-of-a-kind), designed by Steve Blucher of DiMarzio

Machine Heads: Sperzel

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