Pre-War Gibson L-5 Owners' Club

 

 

 

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Year shipped: 1934

Serial number: 90315

FON:

Headstock: Horizontal ‘The Gibson’ logo

Neck/fingerboard: The original fingerboard - which would have had block markers - has been replaced with a Style 2 dot-neck board

Body: Maple back and sides. There are a few small touch-ups to the guitar's sunburst finish and the front and back of the headstock have been over-sprayed

Hardware: The nickel-plated Waverly tuners and tailpiece are replacements (a later style solid L-5 tailpiece appears to have been mounted to the guitar at some point). The long celluloid pickguard is original.

FRONT BACK HEADSTOCK HEAD BACK

With thanks to Musurgia for these photos

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