Fylde Custom Falstaff "Sword" Guitar (circa 2000)
Robert Bowlin says, (he played with Bobby Bare, Boxcar Willie, Kathy Mattea, Osborne Brothers, and Bill Monroe) "When I played this Fylde guitar, brand new out of the case, I told the owner, "This is the finest sounding new guitar I've ever played."
Brazilian Rosewood back & sides- N.B. it is getting increasingly difficult to import guitars crafted from Brazilian rosewood. This is a rare opportunity to own a Brazilian rosewood, Fylde guitar from England.
Engelmann Spruce top
Ebony fretboard with custom Sword fretmarkers
Abalone & marquetry rosette
Super colorful, abalone top trim and back center strip
5 piece laminated neck with fast, semi-satin finish
This same finish is on the headstock
Ebony fretboard and bridge
Gold Gotoh tuning machines with Pearloid buttons
Excellent condition with an Ameritage case
Robust, solid tone
Handmade by Roger Bucknall in England - one of the UK's premier luthiers