Gibson L-30 Archtop - Ebony (1935)

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Pre-Owned 1935 Gibson L-30 Archtop in original condition.

This is an original 1930's Gibson L-30 Archtop originally introduced to provide a rich tone and impressive appearance at a lower price point to appeal to the market recovering in the Great Depression period. Features included a 14 3/4" body with genuine fine grain carved spruce top; maple back and sides; mahogany neck and rosewood fingerboard; pearl inlays; white top binding; Nickel Trapeze tailpiece; Rosewood adjustable bridge.

A fantastic opportunity to invest in a piece of Gibson's pre-war history. Includes non original hard case. (TBA)

Condition: Original specification. Overall very good with consideration to its age. It has several marks and to the finish. Stable split in the join of the 2-Piece back with slight loose back bracing. Playability good.