Our first sunburst top in Collings' Traditional Series, with a torrified top and all the Traditional Series goodies. The subtle coloring on this harkens back to the shaded top Martins of the early 1930s.

stock no. 52665

ModelD1 Traditional Sunburst, Baked Top
TopBaked Sitka spruce
Back and sidesHonduran mahogany
Frets to body14
Nut width1 3/4", bone
Scale length25 1/2"
Bridge spacing2 5/16"
Bridge materialEbony
Fretboard MaterialEbony
Neck materialHonduran mahogany
Total frets20
BracingCustom Traditional Series pre-war scalloped X-brace (no tongue brace)
Serial No27819
InlayGold MOP long dots
CaseOrig. Hard
Neck profileTraditional
TunersNickel Waverly (16:1 ratio)
RosetteCustom wood rosette
FinishHigh gloss extra-thin nitrocellulose lacquer
BindingTortoise with custom wood purflings