The D-42JC features a black finish - nothing else would be appropriate for the Man in Black - along with the abalone trim of a Martin's Style 42, plus a three-piece rosewood back with fancy marquetry between pieces.
This instrument (inv. #AA6928) is in Excellent condition. With documentation and an early-70s Martin hardshell case, it is offered at $175,000
This instrument is SOLD
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Close of body
End of fingerboard
Back of headstock
Back of neck
Full back view
Back of body
Cash with guitar (from the book Cash by the editors of Rolling Stone
Cash with guitar (photo by Laura Cash)