Abbott ‘Monarch No.1’:.. SOLD

Abbott ‘Monarch No.1’, c.1930s, natural walnut, 21” short scale, slim 18 fret neck with maple/ebony centre strips, bound ebony fbd & phd overlay with fancy pearl & ‘Abbott’ inlays, fine nickel pltd hardware including armrest & pick-holder, 11” wood rim with unusual all-in-one nickel rim jacket/flange, patent archtop tonering, Grover tuners, ‘pie section’ figured walnut resonator, extremely rare top of the range TB by Jack Abbott Snr, cutting tone for Celtic or Irish banjoviality, EC, custom HC.