The No.2
Orchestra Model

 

The Rathbone No.2 uses a now classic 'Orchestra Model' body shape. This beautiful body shape is said to have been originally created in an attempt to lure members of dance orchestras away from their banjos, toward greater projection of the steel-stringed guitar.

 
 
 
Body Shape: Orchestra Model
Top: Solid Sitka SpruceBack & Sides: Maple
 
 
Body Shape: Orchestra Model
Top: Solid MahoganyBack & Sides: Sapele Mahogany
 
 
Body Shape: Orchestra Model
Top: Solid CedarBack & Sides: Rosewood
 
 
Body Shape: Orchestra Model
Top: Solid Englemann SpruceBack & Sides: Bocote
 
 
Body Shape: Orchestra Model
Top: Solid MahoganyBack & Sides: Sapele Mahogany