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Gibson L-5 CES Wes Montgomery 2007 Tobacco Burst

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Selling a 2007 Gibson L-5 CES Wes Montgomery built by the late master luthier Jim Hutchins! It's in great shape, cosmetically, and sounds fantastic! No breaks or repairs and all of the hardware is ori...
Condition:Used
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Item location:Connecticut
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About Gibson L5

Back when it all began for the Gibson Guitar Corporation in 1922, the Gibson L-5 was its first guitar. Another first regarding the L-5 was that it was the first guitar to feature F-holes. Since that time, there have been a number of improvements made to the L-5 guitar, including making it into an electric guitar in 1951. Things to look for on an L-5 guitar, which is now more of a jazz-style instrument, include a solid spruce top matched with solid maple sides and back and a five-piece maple neck with an ebony fretboard. The guitar features gold hardware, Tune-o-matic bridge tailpiece, a pair of 1957 classic humbucking pickups, and two finishes: natural and vintage sunburst. Additionally, there are many custom shop versions of the L-5 guitar available, so the finishes vary as well. With such a long lineage, there are also a number of parts and accessories available to keep your guitar in tip-top shape, such as a Gibson L-5 pickguard. Some older Gibson L-5 guitars are some of the most valuable guitars around, many of which are part of the large inventory of Gibson guitars available on eBay.

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