05-04-2003 05-04-2003
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2197 Boston
May 4, 2003 12:00 PMCalender
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American Archtop Guitar, Gibson Incorporated, Kalamazoo, 1947, Model L-5

$3,878$3,300
Auction: Sale #2197 - 2197 Location: Boston Date / Time: May 04, 2003 12:00PM

Description:

American Archtop Guitar, Gibson Incorporated, Kalamazoo, 1947, Model L-5, labeled STYLE L-5, GIBSON GUITAR, NUMBER A 952..., the bound two-piece maple back of irregular curl, the sides of narrow curl, the laminated maple neck of strong medium curl, the bound spruce top of medium grain, the bound headstock with GIBSON and flowerpot pearl inlay, the bound ebony fingerboard with block pearl inlay, the natural finish, length of back 19 15/16 in., width of lower bout 16 7/8 in., with hard-shell case.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Gibson Incorporated