Pre-War Gibson L-5 Owners' Club

 

 

 

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Serial Number: 96345

FON:

Year Shipped: 1940

Headstock: Horizontal script 'Gibson' logo

Neck/fingerboard: 20 fret fingerboard with pointed end, block inlays start at first fret

Body: 17-inch body, bound f-holes

Hardware: Varitone tailpiece and Kluson Sealfast tuners with Catalin buttons

Notes: At some point an under saddle pickup was fitted with corresponding controls – the latter requiring holes to be drilled through the pickguard

FULL HEAD BACK BODY

Pictures courtesy of: The Music Gallery

(themusicgallery.co.uk)