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    1948 Gibson L-7 Sunburst Archtop Acoustic Guitar, #A-1625. 17" body. Missing bridge. Severe belt wear on the back most down to wood. Back has shrunken and sides are popping out in various locations. Pickguard in lifting from to mount. Pickguard needs to be re-attached. Moderate checking and play wear in the finish. Pickup added at the neck. Minor separation at the side in two places. Play wear to the finish on the back of the neck some down to wood. Original tuners in good condition. Fingerboard has moderate wear with rutting. Pearl parallelogram inlays on fingerboard. Chipboard case is in rough shape. Condition: Poor. Estimate: 1000 - Up.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2011
    12th-19th Thursday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 9
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