Red Cedar over Walnut Hour-glass Mountain Dulcimer, 4-string with Fret-board choices, and optional Electric.

Red Cedar over Walnut Hour-glass Mountain Dulcimer, 4-string with Fret-board choices, and optional Electric.


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New, custom-made, 4-string Mountain Dulcimer measures 33" overall. Light-weight. easy to carry, easy to fret with 26.5" VSL (bridge to nut). Width 7". Hand-carved, and wood-burned Scottish Thistles are one of the available sound-hole patterns.

- Now available with either walnut or purpleheart fret-boards.
- Also available with on-board 2-band Electric.

- Beautiful Eastern Red Cedar soundboard with Walnut book-matched back and sides.
- Silk smooth fret-board, VSL=26.5", width 1 3/8", height 3/4", 6 1/2 fret (13 1/2 optional)
- Strung with top-quality Dulcimer strings (.012, .012, .014, .024)
- Accurate chrome/brass open-gear tuning machines.
- Beautifully made with professional finish.
- Rich sound. All solid wood, no veneer.
- Individually numbered and autographed

Includes a complete Accessory Kit containing:
- Custom padded Soft Case with handle, shoulder strap, and zippered pocket
- 4.5oz. Bottle of Howard Beeswax-Orange Oil
- Oak Noter and monogrammed picks
- Users Guide with playing instructions and a number of easy to learn tab songs.


NOTE: Red Cedar Top color pattern will differ slightly from the model shown in the photo


My Payment Policies are maintained through ETSY, as a Direct Checkout Seller, to insure ease of use and the highest level of security available. ETSY also accepts PayPal as an acceptable Payment method. ETSY and PayPal accept all major Credit Cards.

Custom Orders: A minumum, non-refundable, down payment of 50% is required to initiate a Custom Order. Since most Custom Orders are based on the buyer's specifications, and usually not resellable, this payment covers the seller's time and materials. The remaining 50% is due when the Custom Order in ready for shipment, not more than 30 days from order date.

Shipping from United States

I use the United States Postal Service (USPS) for convenience, reliability, and cost. I include tracking on all shipments and insurance for items over $50. Insurance costs will be included in the shipping calculations.

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns and exchanges

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 21 days of delivery

I don't accept cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)

Returns and exchange details

My refund policy is designed to protect both the buyer and seller. I guarantee my products will match the listing description, and be free of defects in workmanship, or I will provide full refund. Please note, refunds must be requested within one week of the delivery date, the buyer is responsible for any return shipping costs, and the item must be returned in the same condition as it was shipped.


I take pride in everything I make and get satisfaction in providing something of value to all my customers.

Reviews (7)


Absolutely amazing craftsmanship. Sound is everything I would desire in a Mountain Dulcimer and the instrument is absolutely beautiful to look at. It is a treasured addition to my travel instruments. Thank you, Jack, for your art in building such fine instruments.

Beautifully crafted instrument with a rich, warm tone. This is my second dulcimer by Jack Ferguson. Love them!

The baritone arrived today! It is beautiful to see and hear. I will be showing it off at my dulcimer group and give a strong recommendation for a true craftsman, Jack Ferguson. Am Hull

Beautifully made and sounds fantastic. Looking forward to playing it for years to come. Seller was really good about keeping me updated regarding the order.

Excellent craftsmanship, wonderful to deal with. We are extremely pleased