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Year shipped: 1931

Serial Number: 86843


Headstock: Horizontal 'The Gibson' logo

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

Body: Maple back with maple sides

Hardware: Gold plated metal parts including three-on-a-strip tuners and  wrap-over tailpiece. Short pickguard


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Picture courtesy of Laurence Wexer, Wexer Guitars (

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