10-19-2003 10-19-2003
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2214 Boston
October 19, 2003 12:00 PMCalender
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American Archtop Guitar, Gibson Incorporated, Kalamazoo, 1966, Model L-5

$4,994$4,250
Auction: Sale #2214 - 2214 Location: Boston Date / Time: October 19, 2003 12:00PM

Description:

American Archtop Guitar, Gibson Incorporated, Kalamazoo, 1966, Model L-5, labeled STYLE L 5 C, GIBSON GUITAR, NUMBER 81146 IS HEREBY, GUARANTEED, AGAINST FAULTY WORKMANSHIP AND MATERIALS, GIBSON INC, KALAMAZOO MICHIGAN USA, the bound two-piece maple back of narrow curl, the sides similar, the laminated maple neck of 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 sunburst finish, fitted with Johnny Smith suspended pickup, length of back 21 in., width of lower bout 16 13/16 in., with hardshell case.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

Gibson Incorporated, Johnny Smith, GIBSON INC, KALAMAZOO MICHIGAN USA, WORKMANSHIP AND MATERIALS, bound two-piece maple