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Gibson 1939 J55 Acoustic Guitar - Faded Vintage Sunburst

Manufacturer: Gibson
SKU: 8200265
$7,809.00
When it was released the J-55 carried on the traditional of Gibson round shoulder acoustic instruments. It was one of four Jumbo guitars offered by Gibson in the 1930s. Decades after its original release the J-55 became extremely sought-after.
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The new Custom Shop 1939 J-55 features premium ebony on the fingerboard and bridge, a long-scale neck, and a Thermally Aged Adirondack red spruce top. Distinctive custom additions include a Moustache bridge, terraced fire stripe pickguard, and a wide 1.77 nut width.


Features

  • Advanced Jumbo body with Thermally Aged Red Spruce top. Faded Vintage Sunburst
  • Mahogany Neck, Ebony Fingerboard with 19 Legend Wire Frets.
  • Tuning Machines: Open back cream button
  • Includes Gibson Accessory Kit

Specifications

  • Body Shape: Advanced Jumbo
  • Top: Thermally Aged Red spruce
  • Back: Mahogany
  • Side: Mahogany
  • Bracing: Traditional hand-scalloped Advanced X-bracing, red spruce braces with hide glue
  • Binding: Single-ply top, single-ply back
  • Finish: Thin Finish Nitrocellulose, VOS
  • Material: Mahogany
  • Profile: Luthiers Choice AJ
  • Scale Length: 25.5" / 647.7mm
  • Fingerboard Material: Ebony
  • Fingerboard Radius: 12"
  • Number Of Frets: 19
  • Frets: Legend Wire
  • Nut Material: Bone
  • Nut Width: 1.77" / 44.95mm
  • Inlays: Mother-of-pearl Dots
  • Joint: Compound Dovetail Neck-to-body
  • Tuner Plating: Nickel
  • Saddle Material: Bone
  • Tuning Machines: Open back cream button
  • Pickguard: Stair Step
  • Truss Rod Cover: Black
  • Bridge Pins: Bone
  • Under Saddle Pickup: None
  • Strings Gauge: 0.053, 0.042, 0.032, 0.024, 0.016, 0.012
  • Case: Period Correct Case
  • Accessories: Includes Gibson Accessory Kit
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