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    1944 Gibson J-45 Sunburst Acoustic Guitar, #N/A. Rare Gibson Banner model, crack free body. Original bridge is cracked. Back, sides, and neck are stained very dark. Top finish shows even weather checking, entire guitar finish is extremely and uncommonly thick, but shows no signs of refinish. Finish shrinking at binding and sound hole rosette common to original finish. No wear to original frets, original tuners show minor corrosion but no wear. Nice straight neck, will need new bridge and saddle for proper playability. Some interior braces will need to be glued. Original hard case included. Condition: Good.

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    Auction Dates
    July, 2011
    15th-16th Friday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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