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New Mexico Sunrise Guitar

New Mexico State Guitar

New Mexico sunrise guitar; photo by Pimental & Sons Guitarmakers (all rights reserved; used by permission).

New Mexico Sunrise Guitar

The New Mexico sunrise guitar was designated the official state guitar of New Mexico’ in 2009. The New Mexico sunrise is a custom guitar designed and handcrafted by Pimentel & Sons Guitarmakers.

The guitar features inlaid Zia sun symbols. Taking more than a year to craft, the New Mexico Sunrise guitar is adorned with inlays of coral and mother-of-pearl. It has 10 types of aged wood from around the world.