D45 Martin Guitar, Yr. 2008 (175th anniversary model) SN 1320262 with original hard case. Like new condition.
I'm the original owner. Bought new 2008. This is a collector edition (175 anniversary series) SN 1320262. Original price $9,999.00 in 2008. Guitar is like new condition.
Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry. Based on the photographs and description provided, the subject of this appraisal is a 2008 Martin D-45 175th Anniversary acoustic guitar, serial number 1320262.
According to the current owner, the piece was acquired new in 2008, for $9,999 retail according to the original tags.
The condition of the piece is excellent.
Book values of similar D-45 Anniversary pieces tend to price between $9,000 and $12,000. Based on recent sales of very similar guitars via Reverb.com that fall within the upper end of that range, a Fair Market Value (pre-auction estimate) of this piece would be estimated at $11,000 to $12,000.