Joe estimated this guitar was built between 1890 and 1920. Despite its age, this guitar was in amazing shape. The 8th fret was loose and buzzing, but a carefully placed drop of super glue fixed it right up.
A Century Of Music
Cleaned-up and re-strung, this Marquette sounds amazingly mellow. Playing its chunky triangular neck feels like holding 100 years of music history in your hands! Listen to that vintage tone—recorded with a Shure SM-58 microphone positioned six-inches from the sound hole—on the tracks below!