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Year shipped: 1936

Serial number: 93170


Headstock: Horizontal 'Gibson' script logo with no dot on the i

Neck/fingerboard: 20 fret ebony fingerboard with block inlays starting at the first fret (has been re-fretted). 24 3/4-inch scale length

Body: 17-inch body with maple back and sides

Hardware: Gold-plated hardware including flat L-5 tailpiece engraved with L-5 legend.  Reproduction Gotoh tuners

93170 front 93170 back 93170 head 93170 side



Images courtesy of John Stewart

This guitar is one of only 152 Advanced L-5 guitars shipped in 1936