Year shipped: 1934
Headstock: Horizontal ‘The Gibson’ logo
Neck/fingerboard: 19 fret fingerboard with square end and wide pearloid block inlays from the third fret
Body: Maple back and sides
Hardware: Gold-plated metal parts including regular tailpiece and individual open-back Grover 98G ‘Sta-tite’ tuners with butterbean keys. Ebony bridge
Notes: Replacement pickguard (see images at bottom of page). The neck has been reset and the fingerboard re-fretted. There are two repaired top cracks with finish touch up around the neck joint. A pickup has been mounted to the new pickguard.
Images above courtesy of Arlan Ettinger of Guernsey Auctions and photographer Paul Schraub
Images above courtesy of Carter Vintage