05-04-2008 05-05-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2407 Boston
May 4, 2008 12:00 PMCalender
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American Guitar, Gibson Incorporated, Kalamazoo, c. 1940, Model Advanced Jumbo

$9,480$8,000
Auction: Musical Instruments - 2407 Location: Boston Date / Time: May 04, 2008 12:00PM

Description:

American Guitar, Gibson Incorporated, Kalamazoo, c. 1940, Model Advanced Jumbo, stamped 378 C, 8 at the upper block, the headstock with GIBSON and diamond-and-arrows pearl inlay, length of back 20 in., width of lower bout 16 5/16 in., with later case.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Areas of finish wear, retouch and clear coat on top, bridge plate replaced, inner braces buttressed at ends, bridge and bridge pins replaced, tuners replaced, refretted, pickguard replaced, back crack repair, sides original finish, back and neck lightly clear coated.

Keywords

Gibson Incorporated