Welcome to Vintage and Used Instruments at The Twelfth Fret! We carry a wide and frequently changing variety of vintage and used instruments in many price ranges, from recently purchased items to centuries-old antique pieces. We can’t possibly do full features on everything that comes into our shop, so if you’re looking for something specific, contact us with the link to the right – in the meantime, here are some of the items we carry. Don’t forget to check out our Just In page for the most up to date listings!
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Built from 1997 to 2003, the Bourgeois Martin Simpson model features a Grand Auditorium body with a very deep cutaway.
The Taylor GS-8 is a full body (Grand Symphony) non-cutaway steel string guitar with Sitka Spruce top and Indian Rosewood back and sides.
This is very cool - from 1962, a Fender Champ Lap Steel and Amplfier set, in excellent condition and with many of the original accessories.
The Gibson ES-175 has been an extremely popular and influential guitar, appearing on countless stages and recordings ranging from jazz to arena rock shows.
Heritage Guitars like the Heritage Golden Eagle use the Kalamazoo, Michigan property that was the historic Gibson facility, and reflect traditional values.
Thomas Fredholm builds very high quality classical guitars from his shop in Goteborg, Sweden.
Ibanez has produced many archtop guitars, including the Joe Pass and George Benson models. These models reinvented the archtop as a working instrument.
After selling the Fender Musical Instrument company to CBS, Leo Fender still wanted to build instruments and founded G&L with George Fullerton.
The Duesenberg Pomona 6 Lap Steel comes stock with a built-in capo and Multi-Bender taipiece, and is arguably THE best lap steel on the market