Gibson L-3 (1929)

sku: 45U-203653
This handsome Gibson L-3 has a carved spruce top with a sunburst finish and a bound oval soundhole. It also has maple back and sides, a 13-fret mahogany neck, and an ebony fingerboard with pearl dot inlays. Other features include a raised tortoise plastic pickguard, an ebony bridge with a trapeze tailpiece, and three-on-a-plate open gear tuners. This archtop guitar needs some work (sold AS-IS, see Details section below), but overall it’s in very good condition.   More Details...

  • Sunburst carved spruce top
  • Maple back and sides
  • 13-fret mahogany neck
  • Oval soundhole
  • Raised tortoise plastic pickguard
  • Bound soundhole and body
  • Ebony fingerboard with pearl dot inlay
  • Ebony bridge with trapeze tailpiece
  • Pearl logo inlay
  • Three-on-a-plate tuners with engraving
  • 20 frets
  • 24-1/2" scale
  • 1-3/4" nut width
  • 13-1/2" lower bout
  • Original hardshell case (newer handle)
  • VGC except for some finish discoloration on treble side and (needs 4 open side seams and 2 cracks reglued, fret dress, set-up, strings, etc.- sold AS-IS)
  • SN: 88053 and F.O.N. 57