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    1936 Gibson ES-150 Sunburst Archtop Electric Guitar # DGF-2601 A HIGHLY collected pre-war Gibson and possibly one of the very 1st electric guitars; thanks to Charlie Christian!
    1936 ES-150 Specs: 16" wide @ lower bout, X-braced, flat back, slender f-holes, Charlie Christian pickup w/single blade, 3 pickup adjustment screws, volume & tone knobs, tailpiece jack, raised diamond trapeze tailpiece, bound neck, top and back binding, rosewood board, cursive Gibson logo.
    Sunburst finish is all original. Some playing wear and dings on face. Finger nail tapping marks on top towards bottom under tone knob. Back has button and a few belt scratches. Guitar is free of cracks and breaks. Back of neck has some less than average playing wear and that 30's pronounced V.
    If you've been looking for the right pre-war Gibson that's fun to play and quite the collectible, step up to the plate and claim this beauty!
    Newer Gibson hard case. Condition: Very Good+


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    Auction Dates
    April, 2011
    14th-16th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 13
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