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Year shipped: 1930

Serial number: 85755

FON: 9418

Headstock: Horizontal 'The Gibson' logo

Neck/fingerboard: 20 fret ebony fingerboard with pointed end and dot inlays from the third fret

Body: Maple back and sides

Hardware: Gold-plated metal parts, three-on-a-strip tuners with engraved base plate and pearl buttons, wrap-over trapeze tailpiece, short bound pickguard




85755_front 85755_back 85755_peghead 85755_tuners PLAYING l-5

Images courtesy of Jack Fields

Click on the YouTube link to see Jack Fields playing this L5.