Antonio Robles offers for sale a guitar built by himself, based on the romantic guitar shaped like a “pear”, prior to the modification made by Antonio Torres Jurado.
The guitar is built with its own template, considerably reducing the width of the shoulders, at the junction of the lower rings, defining a convex shape.
- The top is Oregon pine, the back and sides are Bubinga, the neck is Honduran cedar, with Ukola reinforcement. The ebony fingerboard, the headstock is olive with ebony inserts.
- The bridge is made of ebony and Antonio has carved it with two venera shells. The central fillet of the bottom is manzonia and ebony.
- The fillets that follow the contour of the rings are inlaid in ebony, ukola and beech. The headstock is metal.
- The throw is 65cm, has 5 harmonic bars and has a very powerful and harmonious sound, surprising. The guitar is ideal for classical concert.
The sale price is € 4,500, including shipping costs.
The guitar can be seen and tested at C / Espronceda 25 de Berja – Almería (Spain).