Tasmanian Myrtle Figured ; Nothofagus Cunninghamii ; 9 sets only .

Mid density wood Myrtle has a quick reponse tap tone, a good balance through the frequencies, and good overtones. It bends and works well. The red, orange, brown, and hints of pink color blended with the curl figure make an attractive aesthetic back.

set 274 Tasmanian Myrtle figured

REDUCED  set 274 has 8.5 -9" wide back  the sides are 32.25" long x 5 .5' wide  mid length is a knot that reduces width  to 4.75" that could be stabilized with CA
There are a couple small worm holes on the back. easly filled. The figure is solid thru out.

set 273 Tasmanian Myrtle figured Donated to GAL auction

This set is donated to The Guild of American Luthiers Auction Buy it there July 8th
 REDUCED set 273 sides are 5.375" x 31.5" useable  of the 32.5"  due to an end check ( stabilized to prevent movement)

The back has stronger figure on one end than the other.

set 272 Tasmanian Myrtle gtr

REDUCED !! The sides on this set have a knot as a feature in lower bout(24"length) the edge knots have 5 .125" good wood as the full side width is 5.375" x33"  Back is 8.5" x 21"

set 271 Tasmanian Myrtle Gtr set

sides 5.375" x 33" 2 knots  the deepest leaving 4" good wood at 27.5" length . Fit it in the bottom bout. End check on the back comes close to the dread shape. smaller body or cutaway eliminates that .   REDUCED

set 269 Tasmanian Myrtle gtr

exceptional color & figure. Dark brown to red. side 4.75" x 35 clean  Back has end check that leaves lots of room for  adreadnought. CA stabilized


set 268 Tasmanian Myrtle Gtr

sides 6.25" x 35.5" back 9"x 21.125" Clean
could be an acoustic Bass set. solid flame.

set 267 Tasmanian Myrtle

excellent figure ! side 34" x5.5" at 32 " the  end graft feature knot leaves 5" good wood. Back is clean wide 9" x 21" great figure


set 266 Tasmanian Myrtle

BEST SET !  excellent figure slightly less at one end sides 5.75" x 35" clean back 8.5" x 21"

set 265 Tasmanian Myrtle

BEST SET!  sides 5.5"x 35" back 8.5" x 21"
consistent figure . An end check makes a dreadnought only fit on one edge, REDUCED