Renaissance guitar based on historical illustrations. Available with pegbox (as shown) or flat peghead with pegs from behind. Available with flat or vaulted back.
Scale length: 50cm
German/Alpine Spruce, European Ash, European Alder, Swiss Pear, Silver Birch, European Cherry, Boxwood. Other wood choices available.
Left: An anonymous illustration (1570). Right: Part of 'The Fight between Carnival and Lent' by Pieter Bruegel the Elder (Netherlands, 1559).
Left: Part of a portrait of Gaspar Duiffoprugcar by Pierre Woeiriot (France, 1562). Right: The title page from book of renaissance guitar tablature (France, 1552), showing a variant with a flat peghead, which is also available.
Side view from back.
Side view from front.