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Martin D-42 Purple Martin Flamed Myrtle #97693 w/ Factory Warranty and Case!


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Martin D-42 Purple Martin Flamed Myrtle #97693 w/ Factory Warranty and Case!



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C.F. Martin & Co. has been creating the finest instruments in the world for over 180 years. It continues to innovate, introducing techniques and features that have become industry standards, including X-bracing, the 14-fret guitar, and the “Dreadnought” size. One of the world’s leading acoustic instrument makers, Martin guitars are hand-made by skilled craftsmen and women, who use a combination of new design and techniques, along with those introduced by the company founder. Martin guitars and Martin strings are the instruments and strings of choice for musicians around the world, from the icons of rock, pop, country, folk and bluegrass to those just beginning their careers. They can be seen across all segments of pop culture, from television to movies, Broadway, books, online, and gracing the covers of popular magazines on newsstands everywhere.

Martin D-42 Purple Martin Flamed Myrtle, Ebony Fingerboard, Purple Sunburst Back and Sides

~Guitar shown is the actual guitar that you will receive, Serial #: 2397693~

The D-42 Purple Martin Flamed Myrtle is the fourth in the Purple Martin series. The “Purple Martin” theme is inspired by the purple martin bird of Pennsylvania, where Martin Guitar’s headquarters and factory are located. Limited to 100 instruments, this head-turning model includes 42-style pearl inlay throughout and highly decorative inlay on the fingerboard and pickguard of the purple martin bird and mountain laurel flowers, the state flower of Pennsylvania. It is a full gloss guitar made with a top of heavy bearclaw Engelmann spruce and the back and sides of flamed myrtle. Each model includes a label signed by Martin Chairman and CEO, Chris Martin, a ply hardshell case, and Martin’s Authentic Acoustic Lifespan® 2.0 medium gauge strings.

This Martin D-42 Purple Martin Flamed Myrtle  comes with Martin’s Factory Lifetime Warranty, Factory Case and our 100% Satisfaction Guarantee.

We are proud to be a Martin Guitars Marquis Dealer!

Due to the rarity and cost of this guitar, all sales are final. No returns will be accepted. 

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Acoustic Back
Flamed Myrtlewood
Acoustic Top
Solid Engelmann Spruce
Back & Side Finish
Back & Sides Color
Purple Sunburst
Back Detail
Back Inlay Material
Back Material
Back Purfling/strip
Style 45 Golden Era with Black Stripe
European Flamed Maple
Body Size
D-14 Fret
Body Type
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