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Gibson 1934

Original Jumbo

c.2013, sunburst, Adirondack red spruce over mahogany, rosewood fbd/bridge,  Waverly tuners, firestripe pgd, pearl phd logo, re-issue of Gibson’s first jumbo and built to original specs as:

http://www.gibson.com/Products/Acousti c-Instruments/Round-Shoulder/Gibson-Acoustic/1934-Original-Jumbo.aspx

Only 100 made and this one is near mint (recommended retail was US$ 6000), power and tone quality of the highest order across the range, re-issue red line HC, EC

£3,000

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Guild D4NT

(USA), c.1992, dreadnought, nat.spruce top, solid mahogany neck/sides, laminated arched mahogany back, rosewood fbd & bridge, Grover Rotomatic tuners, some playwear but no cracks or repairs, strong tone and great value all round player, VGC, HC

£850

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McCool 00-21

c.2007, Martin style 12 fret/slothead, cedar top, Australian walnut b/s, mahogany neck, rosewood pyramid bridge & fbd, scalloped braces, a rare and superb playing guitar from renowned UK violin maker, EC, HC

£1,575

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Abbreviations


Features

b/s = back and sides : btn = button : inl = inlaid

fbd = fingerboard : pgd = pickguard : phd = peghead : pce = piece

tpce = tailpiece : t’shell = tortoiseshell

mop = mother of pearl : aba = abalone : adj = adjustable

HC = newer hard case : OHC = original hard case

OSC = original soft or semi-hard case : GB = gig bag


Condition

Mint/as new = all original unplayed condition

EC (Excellent Condition) = all original, no repairs/refinish unless noted, some playwear

VGC  (Very Good Condition) = basically all original, may have minor repairs/refinish but no other issues unless noted, moderate playwear

GC (Good Condition) = generally sound, possibly some repairs/refinish, may need work as noted, moderate to heavy playwear

PC (Poor Condition) =  Issues and work required as noted

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