Pre-War Gibson L-5 Owners' Club

 

 

 

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Signed and dated by Lloyd Loar on March 31st 1924

Headstock: Diagonal 'The Gibson' logo

Neck/fingerboard: 20 fret fingerboard with pointed end, dot inlays start at fifth fret

Body: Birch back with maple sides

Hardware: Silver plated metal parts including wrap-over tailpiece. Bound pickguard, Virzi Tone Producer fitted

 

Details: Retrofitted with late 1920s tuners

AR4308 front EDIT AR4308 back EDIT

Year shipped: 1924

Serial Number: 76707

Virzi Number: 10183

Photograph courtesy of George Gruhn and Eric C Newell of Gruhn Guitars (www.gruhn.com)