1959 King Moretone 3956

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IMG_1615 IMG_1616 IMG_1617 IMG_1618 IMG_1619 IMG_1620 IMG_1621 IMG_1622 IMG_1623 IMG_1624 IMG_1625 IMG_1626 IMG_1627 IMG_1628 IMG_1629 IMG_1630 IMG_1631 IMG_1632 IMG_1633 IMG_1634 IMG_1635This consignment 1959 King Moretone (3956) made by the H.N. White Company retains the original solid wooden endpin, tuners, tailpiece, and rosewood fingerboard. The bridge is a recent replacement with adjusters added. A recent setup refinement makes it play quite easily. Maple ply back and sides, Spruce ply top, Maple neck, H.N. White original tuners made in the horn factory, Rosewood nut, fingerboard, and tailpiece saddle, Ebonized tailpiece with the “King Moretone” decal, 10 mm steel rod endpin, Brown sunburst lacquer finish with the “King Moretone” decal just the below the neck heel on the back. Dimensions are: Top length 43″, Upper bout width 19″, Middle bout width 14 1/2″, Lower bout width 25 1/4″, Depth at tail 8″, Depth at upper bout corner 8″, Depth at neck 6 1/4″, String length 43 1/2″. The general condition is quite good, though it does show some signs of wear. The voice is large and complex, with more midrange tone than the typical American Standard model also made by the H.N. White company. With cover.

Price: On Hold