Martin D-28 John Lennon 75th Anniversary





To commemorate John Lennon’s 75th Birthday, this model is limited to only 75 instruments. This amazing Dreadnought will be highly sought after for many years and is sure to be a wonderful addition to any guitar enthusiast’s collection. A solid Adirondack spruce top with Vintage Tone System is combined with Madagascar rosewood back and sides for a strong and powerful bass resonance – the back being inlaid with HD-28 style zig-zag peace sign marquetry. The Madagascar rosewood headplate is adorned with John Lennon’s famous self-portrait illustration that rests beneath the Martin script logo. This beautiful mother-of-pearl, John Lennon themed design is inlaid throughout this model to make this a truly unique instrument.
Numbered 71 of 75.
Dreadnought, Non-Cutaway, Fourteen-Fret, No-Electronics


Brand: Martin
Type: Non-Cutaway, Fourteen-Fret, No-Electronics
Size: Dreadnought
Construction: Dovetail Neck Joint
Top Material: Adirondack Spruce with VTS
Rosette: Custom Inlay
Bracing Pattern: Rearward Shifted X Brace
Brace Shape: Non-Scalloped
Brace Material: Adirondack Spruce
Brace Size: 5/16″
Back Material: Madagascar Rosewood
Back Purfling/Strip: Zig-Zag with Black Stripe
Side Material: Madagascar Rosewood
Endpiece: Grained Ivoroid
Endpiece Inlay: Multi-Stripe
Binding: Grained Ivoroid
Top Inlay Material: Multi-Stripe
Neck Material: Genuine Mahogany
Neck Shape: Modified Low Oval
Neck Taper: High Performance Taper
Plek: Yes
Nut Material: Bone
Headstock Shape: Solid with Square Taper, Diamond and 1950s Rounded Corners
Headplate Material: Madagascar Rosewood
Headplate Logo Style: Custom Inlay
Heelcap: Grained Ivoroid
Fingerboard Material: Ebony
Scale Length: 25.4″
Neck Joins Body At: 14th Fret
Number of Frets Total: 20
Fingerboard Width at Nut: 1-3/4″
Fingerboard Width at 12th Fret: 2-1/8″
Fingerboard Inlay Material: Shell
Fingerboard Inlay Style: Custom Inlay
Side Dots: Abalone
Back & Side Finish: Gloss
Finish Top: Gloss
Top Color: Clear
Finish Neck: Gloss
Neck Color: Dark Mahogany
Bridge Material: Ebony
Bridge Style: Modern Belly-Drop In Saddle
Bridge String Spacing: 2-3/16″
Saddle: Compensated Bone
Saddle Radius: 16″
Tuning Machines: Nickel Open Gear
Bridge Pin Material: Bone
Bridge Pin Dots: Abalone
Pickguard: Black Acrylic
Pickguard Inlay: Custom Inlay
Case: Ply Hardshell

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