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  • This cool and unique A-12 from the 70's features the famous lump scroll that makes this mandolin an odd cross between an F and A model. Gloss sunburst on arched spruce top, arched maple back, 30-fret rosewood fingerboard, pearl dot markers, peghead features pearl “Gibson” script logo, brown label (neck bowed, needs truss rod replaced, fretwork, strings, setup, finish touch-up, etc. - sold AS-IS) 
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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 510350
  • 1974-75
  • VG-EC (neck bowed, needs truss rod replaced, fretwork, strings, setup, finish touch-up, etc. - sold AS-IS)
  • Gloss sunburst finish
  • Brown finished back, sides and neck
  • F-holes
  • Arched spruce top
  • Arched brown-finished maple back (and sides)
  • Maple neck
  • Soft-V neck profile 
  • Bound top and heelcap
  • 30 fret flat rosewood fingerboard with treble extension 
  • Pearl dot markers
  • Adjustable ebony bridge
  • Black peghead overlay features pearl “Gibson” script logo
  • Replacement 4-on-a-plate tuners
  • Raised single-ply black pickguard
  • Tailpiece “Gibson”
  • Brown label in bass-side f-hole
  • 14” scale
  • 1-1/8” nut
  • OHSC (green lining)
  • Made in Kalamazoo, USA

Gibson A-12 (c.1974)

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SKU: 90U-209489

Regular price
$1,100 USD
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Sale price
$1,100 USD
This cool and unique A-12 from the 70's features the famous lump scroll that makes this mandolin an odd cross between an F and A model. Gloss sunburst on arched spruce top, arched maple back, 30-fret rosewood fingerboard, pearl dot markers, peghead features pearl “Gibson” script logo, brown label (neck bowed, needs truss rod replaced, fretwork, strings, setup, finish touch-up, etc. - sold AS-IS) 
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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 510350
  • 1974-75
  • VG-EC (neck bowed, needs truss rod replaced, fretwork, strings, setup, finish touch-up, etc. - sold AS-IS)
  • Gloss sunburst finish
  • Brown finished back, sides and neck
  • F-holes
  • Arched spruce top
  • Arched brown-finished maple back (and sides)
  • Maple neck
  • Soft-V neck profile 
  • Bound top and heelcap
  • 30 fret flat rosewood fingerboard with treble extension 
  • Pearl dot markers
  • Adjustable ebony bridge
  • Black peghead overlay features pearl “Gibson” script logo
  • Replacement 4-on-a-plate tuners
  • Raised single-ply black pickguard
  • Tailpiece “Gibson”
  • Brown label in bass-side f-hole
  • 14” scale
  • 1-1/8” nut
  • OHSC (green lining)
  • Made in Kalamazoo, USA