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Year shipped: 1925

Serial Number: 77392

Virzi Number: 10313

Signed and dated by Lloyd Loar on December 1st 1924

Headstock: Diagonal 'The Gibson' logo

Neck/fingerboard: 20 fret fingerboard with pointed end, dot inlay starts at fifth fret

Body: Birch back with maple sides, Virzi Tone Producer fitted

Hardware: Silver-plated metal parts including wrap-over tailpiece and Waverly three-on-a-strip tuners with pearl buttons. Bound short pickguard


Pictures courtesy of The Fellowship Of Acoustics (

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Images below courtesy of George Gruhn (

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