ROMANTIC GUITAR BY PETIT JEAN L'AINE
Romantic guitar by PETIT JEAN L'aîné made in Mirecourt (France) circa 1830.
Spruce table and soundhole edged with multiple ebony and ivory purfling.
Ebony fingerboard. Seventeen metal frets.
Ribs and one piece back in bird's eyes maple.
Neck and figure-of eight head veneered of ebony with six reversed ebony pegs.
Branded internally on the back:
Total Length: 945 mm.
Scale: 644 mm.
Body length : 448 mm