Pre-War Gibson L-5 Owners' Club

 

 

 

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Year shipped: 1931

Serial Number: 87083

FON: 9879

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,  Modern Waverly tuners with mother of pearl buttons, Replacement bridge made by John Monteleone, replacement pickguard made by Mirabella, original wrap-over tailpiece

 

Notes: This L-5 was exhibited at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s ‘Guitar Heroes’ show in 2011

 

Pictures courtesy of: Alan Haddad

 

 

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