Pre-War Gibson L-5 Owners' Club

 

 

 

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Year Shipped: 1934

Serial Number 902X7 (possibly 90207 or 90227)

FON 612

Headstock: Horizontal script 'Gibson' logo

Neck/Fingerboard: 19 fret ebony with square end. Pearl block inlays from third fret

Body: Maple back and sides. Solid soundboard bracing

Notes: The guitar has been refretted. There is extensive playwear to the back of the neck, which has not been over-sprayed. Holes cut in top for a single pickup and control knobs have been filled in and the tinted lacquer restored to integrate with the original finish. Back and sides have original finish. The pickguard is a period correct reproduction. The tuners have been replaced.

 

 

 

Pictures courtesy of John Harms

 

 

 

 

 

 

902X7 HEAD BACK 902X7  HEAD ANGLE 902X7 FRONT ANGLE 902X7  BACK 2 902X7 FRONT CLOSE