Gibson L-50 (c.1938)

$1,350
sku: 45U-209189
This 1930’s Gibson L-50 still has a lot of music left to give. A 16” archtop guitar, it has a sunburst finished spruce top and dark stained maple sides and back. It plays okay, but is sold AS-IS (needs refret, fix one large back crack, restring, setup, etc.). Original hardshell case is included. This vintage archtop guitar is in very good condition.   More Details...

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The following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880 
  • SN DG-3128
  • c.1938
  • VGC *(see below)
  • 16" archtop guitar
  • Sunburst finished solid spruce top with f-holes
  • Dark stained maple back and sides.
  • Bound top and back
  • 14-fret mahogany neck
  • V-shaped neck profile
  • Radiused 19-fret Brazilian rosewood fingerboard
  • Pearl dot inlays
  • Black headstock overlay with pearl script "Gibson" logo
  • Individual Grover tuners with cream buttons (several changed screws)
  • Brazilian rosewood bridge 
  • Trapeze tailpiece with raised diamond (diamond string retainer may be newer). 
  • Tortoise plastic pickguard
  • 1-3/4" nut, 24-3/4" scale
  • 16" lower bout, ~3-3/8" body depth at tailpiece
  • With Geib red line OHSC (purple lining)
  • VGC except needs (refret, fix one large back crack, restring and setup, etc. - plays okay to 11th fret, sold AS-IS)