Vienna style classical guitar (coat of arms head) from around 1900 – very high quality built and exceptionally good sounding guitar in Viennese style. This guitar was built in Markneukirchen.
This nice guitar was built in Markneukirchen at the turnn of the century. It is a nicely built guitar in Viennese style, with some specs of a blazon style guitar.
As many guitars of the time, there is no label and we don’t know the builder. However, the materials used on this guitar and the fine craftsmanship let suggest that a real masterbuilder was involved in constructing this nice guitar.
The guitar has a fine spruce top and finest birdseye and flamed maple for back and sides. The woods are of first class quality.
The scale length of the guitar is 648 mm and the nut width is 46 mm.
The sound of the guitar is an absolute pleasure … there are guitars like this with which you immediately feel an inner connection and which you quickly take to your heart. This is exactly the case with this guitar.
The sound is very touching and this guitar awakens deep emotions. The basses are round and precise, with a very special and enchanting quality. The singing and crystalline trebles offer a fantastic range of timbres.
The sound of the guitar is fine and delicate, yet one is amazed at how loud it can get and the volume it unfolds. Definitely a guitar on a very high level.
The guitar is in restored and excellent playable condition, with a low action and a straight neck.