NK Forster Irish Bouzouki (8 string)- SOLD
5A CocoBolo back & sides, really! We thought it was Brazilian rosewood at first blush, it has spider-webbing & is super attractive.
Upgraded, Carved, Redwood top with a good amount of flame
1908 Cuban Mahogany neck
Gold, open gear Hipshot tuning machines
Sri Lankan Ebony fretboard & bridge
Gold EVO frets
CocoBolo headstock faceplate
CocoBolo headstock backplate
Bone Nut & Saddle
Back & side purflings
The top has a cool "slant check" purfling
This same purfling forms the rosette
Set for D Tuning: GDAE
The bouzouki is in exc+++ condition
It does have a great, white Karura flight case. The case has seen better days, but it has done a wonderful job protecting this prize instrument as you can appreciate from our photos.
Also, Nigel does not plan to export anymore rosewood instruments, so this is already a Rare Bird.
Condition: Used, Exc+++
Scale Length: 25.625" (650mm)