Serial Number: EA 5587

Year Shipped: 1939


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, Natural finish and large bound f-holes 

Hardware: Gold-plated metal parts including Varitone tailpiece

Notes: Originally shipped on the 15th of November 1939 to Grinnell of Detroit, Michigan in a #600 hard-shell case. This guitar is one of 48 Natural finished Advanced L-5s shipped in 1939

Images courtesy of  Danny Koval