|Serial Number||144727, circa 1976|
|Neck||Two-piece mahogany neck with maple center strip. Bound rosewood fingerboard with block markers.|
|Frets||14 frets to body, 20 in total. Frets are in reasonable shape but flat and with some wear in low positions..|
|Body||Carved spruce top, maple back and sides. Top, back and F-holes are bound.|
|Finish||Original sunburst lacquer finish.|
|Hardware/electronics||Original Guild humbuckers. Master volume and pickup switch on cutaway, two volumes, two tones. Original Guild tuners (probably made by Schaller). Rosewood bridge and saddle, Guild harp tailpiece.|
|Playability/Action||There is some wear but this guitar plays pretty well.|
|Comments||Guild made many great working guitars, and this is an example. Spruce tops are unusual on archtops outside of the high-end range, and have a presence, snap and fullness not available with laminates.|
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