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Year shipped: 1933

Serial number: 90138

FON: 69


Headstock:  Horizontal 'The Gibson' logo, Individual Grover 98G tuners

Neck/fingerboard: 19 fret ebony fingerboard with a square end and pearloid block inlays starting at the third fret

Body: Maple back and sides

Hardware: Ebony bridge, gold-plated hardware including the wrap-over trapeze tailpiece. The pickguard is a reproduction


Notes: The guitar has been refretted and there is a repaired crack on the outer edge of the bass side lower bout. There is also a small area near the lower part of the treble side f-hole where the paint has been touched up




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