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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

  • Rare dual pickup model
  • SN 895996
  • c.1968
  • EC
  • Gloss sunburst finish
  • 17" body
  • Venetian cutaway
  • Bound body, f-holes, fingerboard, pickguard and peghead
  • B-w-b-w-b-w top purfling
  • Spruce top
  • Figure maple back and sides 
  • 5-piece figured maple/walnut neck
  • 20-fret ebony fingerboard with split-block pearl inlays
  • 1-3/4" nut, 25" scale
  • Raised tortoise plastic pickguard
  • Adjustable ebony bridge with pearl inlays on base
  • Dual floating mini-humbucking pickups
  • Pickups out of phase when both selected 
  • 2 volume and 2 tone controls with 3-way switch mounted on pickguard 
  • 1/8" output (1/8" to 1/4" cords in case)
  • Large black peghead overlay features pearl split-diamond and logo inlay
  • Massive L-5-style tailpiece features vertical name plaque mounted on ebony 
  • Original Kluson Sealfast tuners with keystone buttons
  • Gold hardware
  • Original hard shell case (orange lining) (case cover)
  • Made in Kalamazoo, USA
  • Consignment

Gibson Johnny Smith Hollowbody Electric Guitar (c.1968)

Gibson Johnny Smith Hollowbody Electric Guitar (c.1968)

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Used

SKU: 45U-219059

Regular price $11,500 USD
Regular price Sale price $11,500.00 USD
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This late ‘60s Gibson Johnny Smith hollowbody is a rare dual pickup model that truly stands out! It dazzles with a sunburst finish on a 17" body with a cutaway. The guitar features an abundance of binding, pearl inlay, and gold hardware. It has an ebony fingerboard on a 5-piece figured maple/walnut neck, an L-5-style tailpiece, and Kluson Sealfast tuners. This guitar delivers great tones from a pair of mini-humbucking pickups. It comes with the original hard shell case. Made in Kalamazoo, USA, and on consignment, this instrument is in Excellent Condition (EC).
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More Details

The following specs were provided by our repair and appraisal teams. For a more detailed description please call (517) 372-7880

  • Rare dual pickup model
  • SN 895996
  • c.1968
  • EC
  • Gloss sunburst finish
  • 17" body
  • Venetian cutaway
  • Bound body, f-holes, fingerboard, pickguard and peghead
  • B-w-b-w-b-w top purfling
  • Spruce top
  • Figure maple back and sides 
  • 5-piece figured maple/walnut neck
  • 20-fret ebony fingerboard with split-block pearl inlays
  • 1-3/4" nut, 25" scale
  • Raised tortoise plastic pickguard
  • Adjustable ebony bridge with pearl inlays on base
  • Dual floating mini-humbucking pickups
  • Pickups out of phase when both selected 
  • 2 volume and 2 tone controls with 3-way switch mounted on pickguard 
  • 1/8" output (1/8" to 1/4" cords in case)
  • Large black peghead overlay features pearl split-diamond and logo inlay
  • Massive L-5-style tailpiece features vertical name plaque mounted on ebony 
  • Original Kluson Sealfast tuners with keystone buttons
  • Gold hardware
  • Original hard shell case (orange lining) (case cover)
  • Made in Kalamazoo, USA
  • Consignment
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