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Serial Number: 87155

FON: 9952

Year shipped: 1931

Headstock: horizontal ‘The Gibson’ logo. Gold-plated three-on-a-strip tuners with engraved base plate and pearl buttons

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

Body: 16-inch body, maple back and sides

Hardware: Gold-plated hardware including wrap over tailpiece. Ebony bridge, replacement endpin

Notes: missing pickguard


Pictures courtesy of: Dexter Johnson

body angle 2 body back head head back bridge 2 bridge heel label tail 3 tail 4 f board end in case
87155 full front 87155 back full 97155 with case

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