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.
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.
Here is a rare treat - a sunburst D'Angelico NYL-2 Vestax archtop guitar - in Left Handed form and very nice condition with case.
Here's something special - Gretsch 6118T LH LTV 125th, AKA the Anniversary Model with Trestle bracing, Left Handed, Lacquer finish and TV Jones pickups!