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Mike Vanden Artistry 15" Archtop Guitar (Pre-owned)

Mike Vanden Artistry 15" Archtop Guitar (Pre-owned)
Vanden Artistry


Mike Vanden Artistry 15" Archtop Guitar (Pre-owned)


Spectacular 15" jazz guitar from world-class luthier Mike Vanden. This beautiful archtop features a hand carved European spruce top, hand carved flamed maple back with matching flamed maple sides and neck. The pickup is a Vanden Mimesis floating pickup with a DPA internal microphone. 

When it comes to archtop guitars few can match Mike Vanden's work. Widely regarded as one of the world's finest jazz guitar and mandolin makers, his instruments are very rare and hard to come by. 



SKU S/H_Artistry
Brand Mike Vanden
Body 15" Full-hollow bodied, hand carved archtop
Top Hand carved European spruce
Back and Sides HIghly figured European maple
Fingerboard Ebony fingerboard with ivoroid binding
Neck European figured maple
Binding Ivoroid
Scale Length 632mm
Nut Width 44mm
Bridge Fully adjustable and compensated ebony bridge
Pickups Mimesis magnetic humbucker and a DPA cardioid mic
Pickguard Ebony
Headstock Veneer Ebony headstock veneer with mother of pearl Vanden logo
Tailpiece Custom handcarved solid ebony tailpiece
Machine Heads Gotoh 510 Gold
Case Calton Case


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