Pensa-Suhr 1990. MK1 Carved Top in Trans Caramel Finish with Black Painted Headstock.
Full Binding on Body, Neck and Headstock.
2 Piece Tiger Stripe Flame Maple Carved Top.
1 Piece Figured Mahogany Body.
1 Piece Maple Neck with Rosewood Fretboard
Recessed Schaller Locking Tremolo Bridge and Locking Nut.
SA/SA/85 EMG Pickups.
Built and signed by John Suhr.
There are no more than 10 fully bound Carved Top Pensa-Suhr MK1.
1 of the 4 Pensa Suhr MK1's Carved Top displayed at the Pensa Days in Orvieto (Italy) from 17th to 19th September 2004 including Mark Knopfler's one, who lent it for this event.
The guitar illustrated here is the one at the left of Mark Knopfler's one on the photo.
Photo of John Suhr with this guitar when bought by the first owner in 1990!