The Twelfth Fret - Guitarists' Pro Shop
2132 Danforth Ave Toronto Canada | Sales: 416-423-2132 | Service: 416-423-1554 | sales@12fret.com

Archtop and Thinline Vintage and Used Guitars

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.


1961 Gibson L-4C Archtop Guitar Sunburst

Appearing in 1949, the Gibson L-4C is a fully acoustic cutaway archtop, with a solid, carved spruce top and maple back and sides.

2015 Gibson ES-330L with Bigsby, Black

Updating the classic ES-330, the Gibson ES-330L limited edition added a long neck, Bigsby vibrato tailpiece, and MHS humbuckers.

1964 Guild Starfire II Thinline Archtop Electric Guitar, Cherry

Guild Starfires started appearing in 1960 as a natural electric progression of Guild's focus on archtop guitars.

2014 Douglas Harrison GB Thinline Archtop Guitar

2014 Douglas Harrison GB Thinline Archtop Guitar

2001 D’Angelico NYL-2 Vestax Left Handed Archtop Guitar Sunburst

Here is a rare treat - a sunburst D'Angelico NYL-2 Vestax archtop guitar - in Left Handed form and very nice condition with case.

2010 Gretsch 6118TLH LTV 125th Anniversary Jaguar Tan Archtop Electric

Here's something special - Gretsch 6118T LH LTV 125th, AKA the Anniversary Model with Trestle bracing, Left Handed, Lacquer finish and TV Jones pickups!