The Twelfth Fret stocks a large and constantly changing collection of vintage and used archtop guitars, from 1930’s fully acoustic carved masterpieces to recent thinline models with pickups. If you’re looking for something in particular and don’t see it, contact us. We will set up instruments to the player’s requirements and we ship worldwide.
The Collings Eastside LC is desinged for the working jazz guitarist who values tone, with fully-hollow laminate construction, and one Lollar pickup.
The Megas Athena is one of a line of custom archtop guitars built by Ted Megas in Portland, Oregon.
The Gibson L-5 and its CES (cutaway electric spanish) form has been the top of the heap for archtop guitars for decades and is seen
Appearing in 1949, the Gibson L-4C is a fully acoustic cutaway archtop, with a solid, carved spruce top and maple back and sides.
Updating the classic ES-330, the Gibson ES-330L limited edition added a long neck, Bigsby vibrato tailpiece, and MHS humbuckers.
Guild Starfires started appearing in 1960 as a natural electric progression of Guild's focus on archtop guitars.