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Bjärton Carmencita
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1968 Hagström catalog

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1971 catalog

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1972 Hagström catalog

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1972 Hagström catalog

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1979 Hagström catalog

Specifications:

Body width: 345 mm.
Body length: 470 mm.
Body depth: 96 mm.
Scale length: 630 mm.
Spruce top.
Mahogany back & sides.
Triple-bound top.
Single-bound back.
Mahogany neck.
Unbound rosewood fingerboard.
Rosewood bridge.
Strip tuners.
Satin sunburst finish.
1 year warranty.

Available for export under the Hagström brand.
Marketed in Canada as Hagström HC-3.

Introduced: ca 1966

Earliest known example: S 6011 (1967)
S 6123 (1967)

ca 1967:

Changed headstock shape.

88066 (1967) - (Hagström)
S 8249 (1967)

ca 1967:

Changed headstock shape.

S 8546 (1967) - (no fingerboard inlay)
S 11227 (1967)

ca 1967:

Sloped shoulders.

101063 (1968)

ca 1968:

No fingerboard inlay.

ca 1970:

Slotted headstock with nylon string tuners.
5 year warranty.

134393 (1973)

ca 197?:

Natural finish.
Single-bound top.
Unbound soundhole.

54175372 (ca 1978)
Latest known example: 54197412 (ca 1980)