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Gibson ES-335 2003 (Consignment) SOLD

There is a reason why the ES-335 has been around so long with only minor changes to its design! It is not only one cool looking guitar but it plays great and offers a sound that appeals to a wide variety of players. This 2003 version has only a little bit of cosmetic wear and tear and play really fast with its low profile neck shape. Beware you might have to fight me for this one!!


Gibson ES-345 1959 (Consignment) SOLD

The late 50’s were a pivotal point in the evolution of Gibson guitars. Their innovative thinline electric design with a solid wood block inside the hollow body gave players the sustain of a solid body and the looks and feel of a hollowbody. The ES 345 added the concept of a stereo guitar with a Vari-Tone circuit which provided six different preset tones. This beautiful first year ES-345 has had a few minor modifications and a bit of general play ware. When you pick up a guitar like this you can almost feel the history and incredible musical vibes running through your hands!


Gibson ES 335 1959 (Consignment) SOLD

Everyone knows the Gibson ES-335 and it’s storied past. Introduced in the spring of 1958 it has gone on to become one of the most recognized guitars in the world. Of course early 335’s have a legendary mojo that is not to be ignored and this guitars fortifies that legend. The original bridge resides along with the PAF pickups and pickguard. The guitar does however have a headstock crack repair and further to that the back of the neck has been refinished. Also a new label replaces the old one which crumbled away.


Gibson ES-175 1956 (Consignment) SOLD

One of Gibson’s classic archtop guitars and a favourite among countless jazz players this ES-175 has turned a beautiful amber hue and plays very well. This exceptional piece is all original except for one tone cap and is in great overall shape for its age!


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