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 Silvertone 1446 was built for Sears by Harmony, in Chicago, Illinois. At the time, Harmony was the largest musical instrument manufacturer in
The Gibson ES-335 has to be one of my favourite guitars. Extremely versatile and with very well balanced looks, the 335 fits in almost
Cool and pretty rare - 250 were built - the Fender Jaguar Special Edition Thinline was put together by Fender Japan for the 2012
Introduced in 1930, the Gibson L-12 archtop guitar became a workhorse for many big-band guitarists in the days before amplification became common.
Here's a nice Gibson ES-335 TD in black, from 1976 when a coil tap switch was standard equipment. This guitar was built in either
The Douglas Harrison GB thinline archtop guitar has proven very popular with jazz guitarists and features a carved spruce top on a chambered back.