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Model: L-5

Serial Number: 92330

FON: n/a

Year shipped: 1935


Headstock: Horizontal ‘Gibson’ script logo, has the name ‘Harold Dickman’ engraved on the trussrod cover


Neck/fingerboard: Replaced fingerboard (with pointed end and wide blocks from the first fret), 24 ¾ inch scale length

Body: 17-inch ‘Advanced’ body with X-braced top and unbound f-holes


Hardware: Gold hardware, individual tuners with ‘butterbean’ buttons, flat tailpiece with ‘L-5’ legend, long bound pickguard


Notes: Has original hardshell case






92330 full front 92330 back 92330 head 92330 label 92330 with strap

Pictures courtesy of

John Stewart (

and Richard Gelardin