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Gibson-ES125-189

56/57 Gibson ES-125

Vintage Gibson 50s jazz box. Best value vintage guitar

Price: £1,050.00
S/N: R104

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Description

The tuners and tailpiece of this 50 year old guitar have been replaced, and maybe that’s not a bad thing if you want to play it! There’s light checking, but it’s even oer the body, so it just adds tons of character (you can see it in the pics where the light is reflected). Speaking of reflections, it’s all reflected in the price, a very low £1050 – that’s not a lot of money for such a vintage guitar.

The neck on this guitar is typical of the fifties – chunky and round in profile. We’ve strung it with flatwound strings – what else!

ES-125 Features

  • Arched maple top with f-holes, maple back
  • Bound body
  • Mahogany sides and neck
  • Tortoise pickguard
  • Neck joins at 14th fret, 20 fret fingerboard
  • Brazilian rosewood fingerboard with pearl dot inlays
  • Adjustable compensated rosewood bridge
  • Replaced chrome trapeze tailpiece
  • Replaced 3 per side Kluson Deluxe ‘single line’ tuners
  • Gold bonnet volume and tone knobs
  • Single coil P-90 pickup
  • Sunburst finish
  • Alligator soft shell case (original)

 



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    Just to say the guitar is even more perfect for me than I could have dreamed, it just fits my style of playing beautifully. Gets better and better as I play it, I think it has been travelling all these years just trying to find me...and ended up almost sat on my doorstep!


    Barry, Bucks, UK

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    I received the guitar 10:30am on the dot. Basically it was 30 hours from London to my house in Arizona. That is amazing. The guitar is a beauty. For 42 years old it is in great shape, it's just like the one I had as a kid. Don't worry I will not be selling this one like I did my original one. Thanks again for all the personal service, it was a pleasure doing business with you. PS Thanks again for all your help in getting me this guitar. I haven't stopped playing it, except to sleep, since I got it.


    Jim, Arizona, USA

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