Manuel Reyes 1963 (Brazil Rosewood)
This guitar was built by the renowned flamenco guitar maker from Córdoba Manuel Reyes in 1963for the famous bullfighter Manuel Benitez El Cordobes. providing that certain documents showing it.
This luthier is considered one of the best flamenco guitar builders of all time. Artists such as Vicente Amigo, Tomatito, Antonio Rey and Paco Serrano, among others, use their guitars regularly. He is without any doubt one of the best builders in history, at the height of great masters such as Marcelo Barbero, Arcángel Fernández, Miguel Rodríguez and the mythical Santos Hernández. The character of the sound of their guitars, their flamenco nuances and the soul that enclose their instruments are characteristics difficult to explain.
The state of conservation of the guitar is excellent, maintaining all its originality.
Luthier: Manuel Reyes.
Harmonic cover: German fir pine
Back and sides: Brazil Rosewood
Scale: 655 mm.
Height at 6th string in 12th fret : 3 mm.
Height on 6th string at Saddle: 3 mm.
Fingerboard width: 53mm.
Width between strings at saddler: 57mm