05-06-2001 05-06-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2069 Boston
May 6, 2001 10:00 AMCalender

American Guitar

Auction: Sale #2069 - 2069 Location: Boston Date / Time: May 06, 2001 10:00AM


American Guitar, Gibson Incorporated, Kalamazoo, 1970, Model ES-17CC, labeled UNION MADE, GIBSON, INC, MODEL ES-175D, GIBSON INC, KALAMAZOO, MICH, USA, the maple cutaway body fully bound, the mahogany neck, the peghead inlaid with pearl GIBSON logo, and stamped 71579116, the bound rosewood fingerboard with split-parallelogram pearl inlay, the single "Charlie Christian" bar pickup, the sunburst finish of a yellow-brown color, length of back 20 1/4 in., width of lower bout 16 in., with case.
Estimate $1,800-2,000


Gibson Incorporated, Kalamazoo, United States, Charlie Christian