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  • Great vintage workhorse instrument, sunburst finish, double bound body. Spruce top with f-holes, maple back and sides, double sharp cutaways, mahogany neck, bound rosewood fretboard, split parallelogram inlays, 2 PAF humbuckings, VGC+ (weather checking, repaired side crack, extra strap button holes at heel and upper cutaway).
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  • Great workhorse instrument!
  • SN  616874
  • 1963
  • VGC+ (weather checking, repaired side crack, extra strap button holes at heel and upper cutaway)
  • Sunburst finish
  • Spruce top with f-holes
  • Maple back and sides
  • Double sharp cutaways
  • Maple neck
  • Bound rosewood fretboard, split parallelogram inlays
  • 2 PAF humbuckings (wired out of phase from factory)
  • Kessel tailpiece
  • Adjustable Brazilian rosewood bridge
  • Bound headstock features logo and crown inlays
  • Nickel hardware
  • Like many of the Kessel regulars this came from the factory with "Custom" on the truss rod cover
  • 1-5/8" nut, 25-1/2" scale
  • Original hard case
  • Consignment

Gibson Barney Kessel Regular Hollow body Electric Guitar (1963)

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SKU: 40U-211495

Regular price
$8,500 USD
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$8,500 USD
Great vintage workhorse instrument, sunburst finish, double bound body. Spruce top with f-holes, maple back and sides, double sharp cutaways, mahogany neck, bound rosewood fretboard, split parallelogram inlays, 2 PAF humbuckings, VGC+ (weather checking, repaired side crack, extra strap button holes at heel and upper cutaway).
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  • Great workhorse instrument!
  • SN  616874
  • 1963
  • VGC+ (weather checking, repaired side crack, extra strap button holes at heel and upper cutaway)
  • Sunburst finish
  • Spruce top with f-holes
  • Maple back and sides
  • Double sharp cutaways
  • Maple neck
  • Bound rosewood fretboard, split parallelogram inlays
  • 2 PAF humbuckings (wired out of phase from factory)
  • Kessel tailpiece
  • Adjustable Brazilian rosewood bridge
  • Bound headstock features logo and crown inlays
  • Nickel hardware
  • Like many of the Kessel regulars this came from the factory with "Custom" on the truss rod cover
  • 1-5/8" nut, 25-1/2" scale
  • Original hard case
  • Consignment