Made around the turn of the century by Rettburg & Lange. "Manhattan" stamped on dowel stick. Spun over rim (11"), 20 round hooks, rounded L-shoes, cherry neck, Buckbee-style headstock, frosted synthetic head.
Our luthier performed the following repairs:
- installed Golden Gate planetary geared tuners
- repaired deep wear in fretboard at the 1st fret
- touched up & polished frets, file ends flush, sealed fretboard cracks
- replaced 3 bracket nuts
- set up with D'Addario medium gauge steel strings
A hardshell electric guitar case is included; provides a decent fit.
Now in very good condition - a nicely set up vintage openback at a great price!