is the second guitar I carved. I did it for my roomate,
Lee, in 1969. The first was for Brian Cole and was later
bought by Mike Botts, who had me re-do it. So this really
the earliest one... still as it was when I did it.
body is decorated with many symbols (having to do with
astrology, astronomy and alchemy) acsentuated by massive
baroque scroll work. The pick guard is black on white,
carrying the "Mallory coat of arms".