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Collings MandolinMT-2, Sunburst 2001Orig. Hard$2,650
Collings Guitar01 Sunburst Steel Str.2008Orig. Hard$2,999
DeArmond Vintage PartsAcoustic Sound hole pickup with short cord c.no$195
DeArmond Vintage PartsFHC Pickup c. 1956$450
Dobro GuitarNo. 37 14-fret square neck Resophonic1936Orig Chip$1,495
Epiphone GuitarLes Paul custom Electric - Solid Body2003Gig Bag$450
Epiphone GuitarLes Paul Traditional Pro Electric - Solid Body2012Gig Bag$350
Favilla UkuleleSoprano Uke Soprano1950sGig Bag$250
Fender GuitarRosewood Telecaster Electric - Solid Body1973Gig Bag$12,000
Fender GuitarMustang Electric - Solid Body1978Orig. Hard$1,250
Fender GuitarTelecaster Electric - Solid Body1983Orig. Hard$1,200
Fender GuitarStratocaster MIM Electric - Solid Body1996Gig Bag$300
Fender BassPrecision Bass MIM Electric - Solid Body2000Gig Bag$325
Fender GuitarStratocaster MIM Electric - Solid Body2001Gig Bag$325
Fender Guitar Studio Deluxe with Legs Lap Steelc. 1957Orig. Hard$950
Gibson GuitarLes Paul L-6 Deluxe Electric - Solid Body1976Orig. Hard$895
Gibson GuitarLes Paul Studio Electric - Solid Body1998Gig Bag$795
Guild GuitarF-130SB Steel Str.2007Orig. Hard$475
Hofner GuitarPresident Arch-Top Acoustic1960Gig Bag$1,049
Iida BanjoRB-250 copy w/ D tuners 5-st. Resonator1970sOrig. Hard$675
K. Wave UkuleleLes Paul Uke Concert2009no$165
Kent Vintage PartsWC-18 Sound Hole Pickup 1960s$100
Martin Guitar00-45 Steel Str.1927wood flightcase$17,400
Martin Guitar000-18 Steel Str.1948Hardshell$4,300
Martin GuitarD-18 Steel Str.1955Hardshell$2,785
Martin Guitar0-18 Steel Str.1967Hardshell$2,600
Martin GuitarD-28V Steel Str.1983Orig. Hard$7,650
Martin GuitarHD-28V LSV Brazilian Steel Str.1998Orig. Hard$5,900
Martin Guitar000C1-E Steel Str.2000OHSC$650
Martin GuitarJ-28 LSE Baritone w/D-Tar p/u Baritone2011Orig. Hard$2,200
Rickenbacker GuitarElectro NS (New Style) Lap Steelc.1948Orig Chip$695
S.S. Stewart UkuleleKoa Taropatch made by Regal c. 1923Orig Chip$1,495
Scott Cao GuitarSCG02 Classical2005Orig. Hard$275
Slingerland Banjo-UkeMaybell Banjo Uke, 7" pot Sopranoc. 1925Orig Chip$350
Slingerland Banjo-UkeMay Bell 8" c.1929no$365
Taylor GuitarGC3 Steel Str.2012Orig. Hard$795
Taylor GuitarGC8 Steel Str.2012Orig. Hard$1,799
Weber MandolinBig Sky F 2007Orig. Hard$2,695
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Alembic BassExploiterElectric - Solid Body1984 This Bass is sold
Alvarez BanjoWhite Eagle5-st. Resonator1976 This Banjo is sold
Bacon & Day BanjoSilver Bell #1 with knee mutePlectrum1928 This Banjo is sold
Bacon and Day BanjoSilver Bell #1Plectrum1926 This Banjo is sold
Bacon and Day BanjoSilver Bell #2Tenorc. 1927 This Banjo is sold
Bart Reiter BanjoStandard5-st. Open Back2010Sold in under 2 weeks
Bernal GuitarSuenoFlamenco2003 This Guitar is sold
Blue Lion Dulcimer2C2013 This Dulcimer is sold
Brandt MandolinStyle GX Bowl-back MandolinBowl-backc. 1905 This Mandolin is sold
Breedlove MandolinPremier FF 2012 This Mandolin is sold
Brentrup, Johann Mandolin"23" (F-5 style)2003 This Mandolin is sold
Bristol GuitarBM-16Steel Str.2010Sold in under 2 weeks
Cervantes GuitarCrossover 1 RosewoodClassical2009Sold in under 2 weeks
Collings GuitarD42Steel Str.1996 This Guitar is sold
Collings GuitarD-1A SunburstSteel Str.1999 This Guitar is sold
Collings GuitarD2HSteel Str.2001Sold in under 2 weeks
Collings GuitarC10 DeluxeSteel Str.2010 This Guitar is sold
Collings GuitarC10 Deluxe, all-mahogany, full body sunburst, 1 3/4" neckSteel Str.2012 This Guitar is sold
Collings GuitarCJ sunburstSteel Str.2012Sold in under 2 weeks
Cordoba Guitarc5-cet2012Sold in under 2 weeks
Daisy Rock GuitarRock Candy CustomElectric - Solid Body2010 This Guitar is sold
DeArmond GuitarM-65cElectric - Solid Bodyc.1999 This Guitar is sold
Eastman MandolinMD515 Classic Finish2013Sold in under 2 weeks
Emenee GuitarCowboy Guitar, 4-stringed plastic Small Size1950s This Guitar is sold
Epiphone GuitarZenithArch-Top Electric1933Sold in under 2 weeks
Epiphone GuitarES-175/VSArch-Top Electric2011Sold in under 2 weeks
Epiphone GuitarZenithArch-Top Electricc. 1944 This Guitar is sold
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Epiphone GuitarOlympic SpecialElectric - Solid Body1965 This Guitar is sold
Epiphone GuitarLes Paul StndElectric - Solid Body2005 This Guitar is sold
Epiphone GuitarLes Paul SpecialElectric - Solid Body2010 This Guitar is sold
Epiphone GuitarElectar Seven StringLap Steelc.1937 This Guitar is sold
F. Vanderveken ViolinConcert Violin1900 This Violin is sold
Fender AmplifierChamp1968 This Amplifier is sold
Fender AmplifierFender '65 Princeton Reverb FSR Surf Tone Green2011 This Amplifier is sold
Fender Casec. 1968 P-Base caseElectric - Solid Bodyc. 1968 This Case is sold
Fender GuitarStratocasterElectric - Solid Body1979 This Guitar is sold
Fender GuitarAmerican Deluxe Thinline TelecasterElectric - Solid Body2001 This Guitar is sold
Fender GuitarTelecaster American StandardElectric - Solid Body2001 This Guitar is sold
Fender GuitarTelecaster 1952 reissueElectric - Solid Body2008 This Guitar is sold
Fender GuitarTelecaster - American SpecialElectric - Solid Body2010 This Guitar is sold
Fender Guitar'58 Telecaster Reissue(US) White BlondeElectric - Solid Body2012 This Guitar is sold
Fender GuitarEric Johnson Stratocaster bound fingerboardElectric - Solid Body2013 This Guitar is sold
Fender GuitarStratocaster American Special Olympic WhiteElectric - Solid Body2013Sold in under 2 weeks
Fender GuitarNewporterSteel Str.1967Sold in under 2 weeks
Fender Squier GuitarJagmaster VistaElectric - Solid Bodyc. 2000 This Guitar is sold
Flatiron Mandola1N Mandola1994Sold in under 2 weeks
Flatiron Mandolin2MC1995 This Mandolin is sold
Flatiron MandolinF-5 Artist1996Sold in under 2 weeks
Framus GuitarElectro-Universal dual neck guitarLap Steel1962 This Guitar is sold
Froggy Bottom GuitarSJSteel Str.2011Sold in under 2 weeks
Geib & Schaefer CaseMasterkraft Gibson A Mandolin CaseMandolinc. 1920s This Case is sold
Gibson AmplifierGA-50T1950 This Amplifier is sold
Gibson BanjoTB-4 "trapdoor"Tenor1923 This Banjo is sold
Gibson BassSG Bass SilverburstElectric - Solid Body2007 This Bass is sold
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Gibson GuitarStyle O ArtistArch-Top Acousticc. 1917 This Guitar is sold
Gibson GuitarES-125Arch-Top Electric1966 This Guitar is sold
Gibson Guitar335-S Deluxe Silver burstArch-Top Electric1980 This Guitar is sold
Gibson GuitarByrdlandArch-Top Electric1998Sold in under 2 weeks
Gibson GuitarLes Paul Custom (Granite metallic)Electric - Solid Body1985 This Guitar is sold
Gibson GuitarExplorerElectric - Solid Body1995 This Guitar is sold
Gibson GuitarLes Paul '59 HistoricElectric - Solid Body2001Sold in under 2 weeks
Gibson GuitarUltratoneLap Steelc.1948 This Guitar is sold
Gibson GuitarHummingbirdSteel Str.1967 This Guitar is sold
Gibson GuitarDove Project GuitarSteel Str.1973 This Guitar is sold
Gibson GuitarJ-160eSteel Str.1999 This Guitar is sold
Gibson GuitarAdvanced Jumbo Studio w/M-1Steel Str.2011Sold in under 2 weeks
Gibson MandolinArmy & Navy Special Mandolin1919 This Mandolin is sold
Gibson MandolinA-2 Project Mandolin1920 This Mandolin is sold
Gold Star BanjoGF-855-st. Resonator1980Sold in under 2 weeks
Gold Tone BanjoCB-1005-st. Open BackNA This Banjo is sold
Graziano UkuleleConcert All KoaConcert2009 This Ukulele is sold
H.G. Hill ViolinAmerican1906Sold in under 2 weeks
Hagstrom Bass1 Kent BassElectric - Solid Bodyc. 1964 This Bass is sold
Harmony GuitarH1 CopperLap Steelc.1960 This Guitar is sold
Harmony UkuleleBaritoneBaritone1950s This Ukulele is sold
Harmony UkuleleRoy Smeck Vita UkeSopranoc.1931Sold in under 2 weeks
Hilo Guitar3/4 size child's "Weissenborn style"Lap Steelc.1920s This Guitar is sold
Howe-Orme GuitarRosewood, 0 sizeSteel Str.c. 1905 This Guitar is sold
Huss & Dalton GuitarOM Custom LeftyLeft Hand2010Sold in under 2 weeks
Ibanez GuitarCustom AgentElectric - Solid Bodyc. 1974 This Guitar is sold
Jonas Kumalae UkuleleAll KoaSopranoc.1920 This Ukulele is sold
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Kala Ukulele, tenorKa-KtTenor2008Sold in under 2 weeks
Kamaka UkuleleHF-4 BaritoneBaritonec.1991 This Ukulele is sold
Kamaka UkuleleHF-4 Baritonec.1992 This Ukulele is sold
Kamaka UkuleleHB-2D Ohta San Koa topConcert2012 This Ukulele is sold
Kasuga GuitarLP copyElectric - Solid Bodyc. 1975 This Guitar is sold
Kenny Hill GuitarEstudio 628 CClassical2010 This Guitar is sold
Leedy BanjoSolotonePlectrum1920s This Banjo is sold
Loar MandolinLM-3002011 This Mandolin is sold
Lyon and Healy Banjo5 St. Plectrum5-st. Resonatorc.1920 This Banjo is sold
Mark Lacey GuitarOrpheus 17 blue sunburstArch-Top Acoustic2013 This Guitar is sold
Martin CaseDreadnought 1970s Martin blue Molded 1970s This Case is sold
Martin Case1980s Martin Molded Dreadnought case1980s This Case is sold
Martin GuitarD12-3512-string1968 This Guitar is sold
Martin GuitarD12-2012-string1972Sold in under 2 weeks
Martin GuitarC-1Arch-Top Acoustic1937 This Guitar is sold
Martin Guitar00-16CClassical1964 This Guitar is sold
Martin Guitar1-17P (plectrum)Plectrum1929 This Guitar is sold
Martin GuitarBackpacker SteelSmall Size2006Sold in under 2 weeks
Martin GuitarD-28 (all original & one-owner)Steel Str.1941Sold in under 2 weeks
Martin Guitar00-18Steel Str.1946Sold in under 2 weeks
Martin GuitarD-28 body only with no top or neck Steel Str.1949 This Guitar is sold
Martin GuitarD-18Steel Str.1966 This Guitar is sold
Martin GuitarD-21Steel Str.1966 This Guitar is sold
Martin GuitarD-28Steel Str.1966Sold in under 2 weeks
Martin GuitarD-28Steel Str.1969 This Guitar is sold
Martin GuitarCutaway D-28 Project GuitarSteel Str.1971 This Guitar is sold
Martin GuitarD-35Steel Str.1973 This Guitar is sold
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Martin GuitarD-35Steel Str.1974Sold in under 2 weeks
Martin GuitarD-18Steel Str.1975 This Guitar is sold
Martin GuitarD-41 CustomSteel Str.1998Sold in under 2 weeks
Martin GuitarPS2 Paul Simon Signature EditionSteel Str.2003 This Guitar is sold
Martin Guitar000-28 ECSteel Str.2006Sold in under 2 weeks
Martin Guitar000-28 Perry Bechtel Special #22Steel Str.2007Sold in under 2 weeks
Martin GuitarD-16RGTSteel Str.2007Sold in under 2 weeks
Martin GuitarOM-28 MarquisSteel Str.2007Sold in under 2 weeks
Martin Guitar0 Custom Adirondack / MahoganySteel Str.2009 This Guitar is sold
Martin GuitarHD-28 w/ Waverly tuners Steel Str.2009 This Guitar is sold
Martin GuitarD-28 MarquisSteel Str.2010 This Guitar is sold
Martin GuitarHD-28VSteel Str.2010 This Guitar is sold
Martin Guitar00-15MSteel Str.2012Sold in under 2 weeks
Martin Guitar000-28 SunburstSteel Str.2012Sold in under 2 weeks
Martin GuitarD-28Steel Str.2012 This Guitar is sold
Martin GuitarOM-21Steel Str.2013Sold in under 2 weeks
Martin UkuleleStyle 1 CConcertc.1945 This Ukulele is sold
Martin Ukulele2KSoprano c.1925 This Ukulele is sold
National GuitarConsole (double 8)Lap Steelc. 1953 This Guitar is sold
National GuitarStyle 0Resophonic1998Sold in under 2 weeks
National Reso-Phonic GuitarM1Resophonic2010Sold in under 2 weeks
Nichols Guitar00 deep bodySteel Str.2007 This Guitar is sold
Northfield MandolinNF-F5SE2013 This Mandolin is sold
OME BanjoTupelo, 12" Mahogany neck5-st. Open Back2014 This Banjo is sold
OME BanjoCeltic Custom5-st. Resonator2013Sold in under 2 weeks
Ome BanjoTrilogy5-st. Resonator2013 This Banjo is sold
Paramount BanjoStyle C w/fancy marquetryTenorc.1925 This Banjo is sold
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Pono UkuleleMTTenor2009Sold in under 2 weeks
PRS GuitarSE Soapbar, Trans redElectric - Solid Body2008 This Guitar is sold
R. L. Givens MandolinA-31991Sold in under 2 weeks
Randy Lucas GuitarSJ curly mahogany/ Red spruceSteel Str.2012 This Guitar is sold
Recording King BanjoRK-O255-st. Open Back2013 This Banjo is sold
Rickard Banjo12-inch Maple Ridge5-st. Open Back2014Sold in under 2 weeks
Rickenbacher GuitarA-22 Frying PanLap Steel1932 This Guitar is sold
Rickenbacker Guitar660/12 Tom Petty12-string1997 This Guitar is sold
Rickenbacker Guitar365Arch-Top Electric1967 This Guitar is sold
Santa Cruz GuitarF Custom koaSteel Str.1990 This Guitar is sold
Santa Cruz GuitarTony Rice D Steel Str.2001 This Guitar is sold
Santa Cruz GuitarD-PW RosewoodSteel Str.2002 This Guitar is sold
Santa Cruz GuitarOM CustomSteel Str.2007 This Guitar is sold
Scott Cao GuitarNew WorldClassical2008Sold in under 2 weeks
SKB Casemolded ABS fits Taylor Baby2000s This Case is sold
Squier ElectricAffinity Strat blackElectric - Solid Body2009 This Electric is sold
Squier GuitarStandard StratElectric - Solid Body2003 This Guitar is sold
Squier II GuitarStratocaster - BlackElectric - Solid Body1991 This Guitar is sold
Stella UkuleleukeSoprano1950s This Ukulele is sold
Stradolin GuitarJapanese Hollow ElectricArch-Top Electricc.1969Sold in under 2 weeks
Strunal Guitar3/4 Size ClassicalSmall Size2012 This Guitar is sold
Taylor Guitar414ce-N-FLTDClassical2011 This Guitar is sold
Taylor GuitarBabySmall Size2007Sold in under 2 weeks
Taylor Guitar422-RSteel Str.1997 This Guitar is sold
Taylor Guitar414-KSteel Str.1999 This Guitar is sold
Taylor Guitar814ceSteel Str.2005 This Guitar is sold
Taylor GuitarGT-6, Baritone 6-StringSteel Str.2010 This Guitar is sold
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Taylor GuitarGC7 w/ LR Baggs LyricSteel Str.2011 This Guitar is sold
Taylor GuitarGS6Steel Str.2011 This Guitar is sold
Taylor Guitar314ceSteel Str.2012 This Guitar is sold
Taylor GuitarCustom Grand Orchestra (rosewood)Steel Str.2012 This Guitar is sold
Taylor GuitarLKSM 6 Leo KottkeSteel Str.2012Sold in under 2 weeks
Unknown BanjoTenor Project BanjoTenor1920s This Banjo is sold
Valco AmplifierAirline1965 This Amplifier is sold
Vega BanjoWhyte Laydie #25-st. Open Back1907 This Banjo is sold
Vega BanjoTubaphone5-st. Open Back1928 This Banjo is sold
Vega BanjoPete Seeger5-st. Open Back1963 This Banjo is sold
Vega BanjoFolk Wonder - 55-st. Open Back1964Sold in under 2 weeks
Vega Vintage PartsResonator only40 This Vintage Parts is sold
Washburn GuitarStyle 101 "New model" mahog.Steel Str.c.1904 This Guitar is sold
Werco Banjo-UkeAluminum Neck Banjo Uke 7" headSoprano1960s This Banjo-Uke is sold
Weymann Banjo#2 (5-string neck by Gryphon)5-st. Resonatorc.1924 This Banjo is sold
Yasuma UkuleleNB-51 BaritoneBaritone1970s This Ukulele is sold

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211 Lambert Avenue
at the corner of Park and Lambert
Palo Alto, California 94306
650.493.2131

1927 Martin 00-45
Martin J-28 LSE Baritone w/D-Tar p/u 2011
$2,200

Epiphone Les Paul custom 2003
$450


The Gryphon Advantage
Here are some of the reasons Gryphon is so well regarded.

Fender Stratocaster MIM 1996
$300

Favilla Soprano Uke 1950s
$250

Slingerland Maybell Banjo Uke, 7" pot c. 1925
$350

Iida RB-250 copy w/ D tuners 1970s
$675

Fender Precision Bass MIM 2000
$325

Gibson Les Paul L-6 Deluxe 1976
$895