Taylor 254ce 12-String Grand Auditorium Sitka/Rosewood Natural ES2

12-String Acoustic Guitar with Ebony Fingerboard, Includes Gig Bag. Made in Mexico.
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Taylor 254ce 12-String Grand Auditorium Sitka/Rosewood Natural ES2

Used
  • $1,000.00
  • $950.00
or
$161.90/mo with 6-month Financing

Description & Specs

Condition: Item is subject to minor cosmetic imperfections. Packaging may be in poor shape. The item displayed in the images may not be the actual item you receive.


For those guitarists looking to broaden their musical palette, this 254ce makes a strong case as the ideal 12-string for players in all situations. Layered rosewood back and sides combine with a solid Sitka spruce top to produce a vivid, octave-rich tone layered with overtonal complexity. Shimmering, cascading highs blend smoothly with a rich low end, offering a versatile tone that performs beautifully in solo settings or as an accompanying instrument played alongside a larger ensemble. The spruce top delivers top-end clarity that helps the 254ce cut through any mix, while layered back and sides make this an ideal option for travel and practice sessions. Appointed with crisp white binding, a three-ring rosette, 4mm Dot inlays, and a Venetian cutaway, this guitar ships with ES2 electronics in a hardshell gig bag.

Scale Length: 25-1/2"
Nut & Saddle: Tusq Nut/Micarta Saddle
Bracing: Forward Shifted Pattern
Truss Rod Cover: Black Plastic
Pickguard: Tortoise
Number of Frets: 20
Tuners: Die-Cast Chrome
Case: Gig Bag
Body Length: 20"
Body Width: 16"
Body Depth: 4 5/8"

Binding/Edge Treatment: None
Top Finish: Satin
Back Config: Layered
Backstrap Finish: None
Rosette Size: Three Ring
Bridge Inlay: None
Back/Side Finish: Satin
Armrest Binding: None
Backstrap Wood: None
Rosette Mat.: Pearloid
Stain/Sunburst: None
Wedge: None
Armrest: No

Neck Width: 1-7/8"
Fretboard Inlay: 4mm Dot Italian Acrylic
Fretboard Binding/Edge Treatment: None
Heel Cap Binding: White
Type of Neck Joint: Scarf
Neck/Heel: Tropical Mahogany
Fretboard Wood: West African Crelicam Ebony
Neck Finish: Satin
Heel Length: 3-1/2"

Peghead Finish: Satin
Peghead Binding: None
Peghead Type: Standard
Peghead Purfling: None
Headstock Overlay: West African Crelicam Ebony
Peghead Inlay: None
Peghead Logo: Taylor Colorcore

Bridge Pins: Black
Buttons: Chrome
Fingerboard Ext: None
Edge Trim: Black/White/Black

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