Serial Number: 95795

Year shipped: 1939

FON:

Headstock: Horizontal ‘Gibson’ script logo

Neck/fingerboard: 20 fret fingerboard with pointed end and narrow block inlays from the first fret. Wide neck heel

Body: 17-inch body with maple back and sides and large bound f-holes

Hardware: Gold-plated metal parts including Varitone tailpiece and Kluson Sealfast tuners with Catalin buttons. Long bound pickguard and rosewood bridge

This guitar is one of 101 Sunburst Advanced L-5s shipped in 1939

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1939_Gibson_L-5_FRONT EDIT 95795

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