Master Series

The Ribbecke Master Series is a collection of guitars that feature hybridized designs, new designs, customizations, collaborations with other master artists, rare or unique materials and woods. These guitars are built with a level of passion and purpose that goes beyond any set standard. They are instruments that are meant to stand apart and be the outlier of beauty and intimacy.

1263 Archtop

Price : $78,333.00

Top: Halfling® carve

This is a standard size archtop with a single floating neck pickup. This guitar has never has left the shop. The inlay work was done by Larry Robinson. Two master craftsmen collaborated to make this piece of Art. This is a unique and special instrument in the fact it was built for the purpose of helping others heal. This is the "Sister" guitar to the "Lady" archtop. The headstock was inlaid and the fretboard was left blank in order for the new owner to decide how they would like to fill the blank canvas or leave natural as they so choose. Proceeds from the sale of this guitar will be used to benefit non-profit organizations that use music and art to help people heal.It was built in 2013 and belongs to a private collector.

Inlay: Larry Robinson

    • Headstock
    • ebony
    • Fretboard
    • ebony
    • Top
    • Sitka Spruce
    • Back_/_Sides
    • western big leaf flamed maple
    • Neck
    • Mahogany (dual carbon fiber rods)
    • Tuners
    • Gotoh 510(21:1 ratio)
    • Pickups
    • Kent Armstrong
    • Fretboard_radius
    • 12.5º
    • Scale
    • 25"
    • Bridge_/_Tailpiece
    • custom Macassar ebony
    • Color
    • Autumn burst
    • Finish
    • Nitrocellulose Lacquer