First photos, no pickguard yet. Sadly photos do not show the vivid greens and blues in the abalone, must be seen in person to appreciate.
This guitar is cocobolo and padauk.
Neck: Padouk - more to save weight than anything.
Fretboard: Cocobolo with Paua Abalone and white MOP inlay.
Headstock: Cocobolo with Paua Abalone and white MOP inlay. Grover "Sta-tite" tuners.
Soundboard: Padauk. Spruce bracing. Paua Abalone and white MOP soundhole and purfling.
Back and Sides bookmatched cocobolo. The light yellow is the sapwood, the heartwood is the dark brown. Backstrip is birds eye maple and black strips.
Binding is cocobolo with white accent.
Bridge is cocobolo. Ebony bridge pins with Paua dot.
$2500 includes case.
Since I don't play, I got my son to give you a sound demonstration. Please note the low E string was defective and was replaced after this giving a full bass to the play.