John Pete Barthell Classical Guitar #143 Spruce EIRW


Bell like trebles due to the Ebony and his build in general. Meticulously constructed as you would expect from Pete. His guitars are simply extraordinary values.

Product Description

Model John Pete Barthell Classical Guitar #143
Condition Pre-Owned – built in 2009
Scale 652mm – 650mm with compensation at the bridge
Top Master Grade Spruce – gorgeous straight grain
Sides/Back East Indian Rosewood
Head Plate/Bindings East Indian Rosewood
Bridge Macassar Ebony
Neck Sapele – a harder wood adding to overall resonance
Fingerboard Macassar Ebony
Tuners Gotoh Tuning Machines with faux MOP buttons
Nut Width 52mm
String Spacing 44mm at 1st fret – 49mm at 12th fret – 54mm at bridge
Upper Bout Width 10 1/2”
Lower Bout Width 14 1/8″
Body Depth 3 3/4″ at neck – 3 3/4″ at tail
Body  & Total Length 19 1/4″ & 38 3/4″
Weight 3lb. &150z.
Finish French Polish Top – Liberon Oil Back & Sides – this is a beautiful finish
Case Standard TKL Black Arched HSC – Black Tolex Exterior with Velvet Interior

John Pete Barthell Classical Guitar #143 Spruce EIRW


Just Arrived.  I will write more when I record with the guitar.  Her condition is excellent, nothing of note to mention.

Please read more about the luthier, Pete Barthell here


Listening with high quality headphones or audio equipment is highly recommended

MP3 Audio – 170707-barthell-143 – very sweet sounding guitar, easily played.

The book is available here



Premium Single Arch Top or Double Arch HSC is included in your purchase price.
Insured FedEx Ground, USPS Ground or USPS Priority/Express Shipping is included to the 50 US
Anywhere else is subject to the most recent quote from USPS

Please write to me for a detailed quote for International Shipping.
Packaging is professionally done within its hard-shell case.
It is always preferred that you come to the Studio to play it and pick it up.


This classical guitar carries a  No Warranty as she is Pre-Owned

Please read my Return Policy

Please inquire using email or phone (Contact Me)

Email me directly if you need more info: [email protected]

Additional information

Weight 20 lbs
Dimensions 45 x 18 x 8 in


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