SN# 3607 • EXC condition
1-3/4″ width at nut • 25″ scale length
Built by Peter Hopkins in British Columbia, this Marquis model arch-top cuts a very striking figure. Highly figured Maple back, sides, and neck. Superior grade Spruce top. Ebony peghead overlay has pearloid Hopkins logo inlay at top and a pearloid banner Marquis at the center. Single screw Ebony truss rod cover at the very nice bone nut. Gabon Ebony floating pickguard with pickup attached with tone and volume controls. Ebony intonated 2-pc adjustable bridge. Ebony tailpiece. Gold Gotoh mini 510 tuners with Ebony buttons. Gold endpin jack. Gold strap button professionally installed on heel. Ebony fingerboard with pearloid dot position markers and black side dot markers. 5-ply binding seen on all faces, 3-ply binding seen on the sides. 3-ply binding on f-holes. Vivid, full body amber sunburst.
This guitar would be in new condition except for a few lines of finish checking here and there. This checking is so unobtrusive that from some angles you can look straight at them and not see any sign they are there.
Comes with original hard case.