A rare model made by Puntolillo, New York in the 1920s. Brazilian rosewood neck and resonator, rosewood veneered maple rim, ebony fingerboard with pearl inlays, archtop tonering, modern hooks, nuts, armrest, tailpiece and tuners (holes left from previous tuners), replated flange and tension hoop, straight neck, excellent frets, two pieces of piece of replaced binding, the resonator has its original finish which has a few scuffs and scratches but no damage.
An extremely powerful instrument with a beautiful action and tone. HSC. £1800.