The Santa Cruz Guitar company has been creating high quality acoustic guitars since 1976 and have gained a highly respected name in the guitar world for their exceptional craftsmanship. Prior to 2019, Sitka Spruce was the standard top wood for this model, like this one we have from 1994 however now this model comes available with a long list of custom options and are mostly made with European Spruce. The back and sides are Indian rosewood which features ivoriod body binding as well as zipper style back stripe – all of which are in very good second hand condition. The guitar has a scalloped bracing construction giving the instrument a very bright and resonant sound. Other key features of this stunning guitar include herringbone rosette and purfling, v shaped neck with volute, decorative 12th fret fingerboard inlay, nickel Waverley machine heads and tortoiseshell scratchplate. Also included in the sale is a black hardcase with a blue interior.