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Dating vintage martin ukulele

Bottom Line/Personal asked two ­experts how to value old instruments…

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Our Retailers can assist you with any questions you may have about our instruments, including our Limited Warranty and serial number registration.

The demand for our instruments greatly exceeds the supply.

The guitars made in the 1960s or earlier have always had some limited value—for instance, about 10 years ago, good examples tended to sell for up to $200.

But now, vintage Harmony electric guitars with hollow bodies are suddenly in vogue, and many can bring $400 to $800, in part because popular musicians such as Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys play them.

This example of a Martin Style 1 Tenor ukulele dates to the late 1940's or early 1950's.

As ukes from this period do not carry serial numbers, precise dating is difficult if not impossible.

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