This 2006 Gibson L-5 CES Sunburst is in great condition with minor play and fret wear. The L-5 Wes Montgomery model is based on this, just without the bridge pickup, volume and tone, and no pickup selector.
Carved spruce top, carved maple back, maple sides and neck, ebony board, gold hardware.
This is a consignment piece.
Gorgeous Dark Sunburst finish, wonderful blistered maple 2 piece back & sides w/a very flamey 3 piece neck, its Tortoise'gard is very clean, nice Pearl Block inlaid ebony fingerboard, its binding all over is perfect, this is a very rare transitional L-5...one of the 1st full year of 17" wide body production & 100% original. The story on this is it was first shipped on 24th January 1936 to New...
Great case for any 17" Gibson guitar from 1963 thru 1970 in very good condition missing some black tolex on the outside, Handle missing padded covering & the yellow lining a little dirty, overall very good if you need one for your collector axe !
OK, HERE WE GO AGAIN, THIS BABY IS A VINTAGE 1948 GIBSON L-5N NATURAL ACOUSTIC ARCHTOP GUITAR. THIS GUITAR IS IN SUCH INCREDIBLE CONDITION IT'S HARD TO BELEIVE IT IS A 1948 GUITAR. THE GUITAR HAS A REPLACED PICKGUARD THAT'S MADE OUT OF MOTHER OF TOILET SEAT, BUT WHEN COMBINED WITH THE BEAUTY OF THIS GUITAR, IT'S AS YOU CAN SEE OUTSTANDING! THE GUITAR ITSELF IS ABOUT AS CLOSE TO "AS NEW CONDITION"...
Here for your consideration is a beautiful mint 1940 Gibson L-5 N.
This guitar is in pristine condition. All original, from top to bottom, including the original red and green striped case.
A true museum piece!
Take a look at the photos above to see what this guitar is all about.
Any questions, feel free to either email me or call me at 516-721-1393.
Thank you for looking!
Here you have a guitar that is a classic Gibson Acoustic Archtop, the 1951 Gibson L-5N. This guitar is in such original condition, you will be hard pressed to find one in this condition. This guitar plays and sounds like nothing you have ever played. Rich and warm sound, that also will deliver the punch that only a seasoned 62 year old guitar can give. I can ramble on about the guitar, but I...
Here for you, is a classic guitar from the Gibson Guitar Company, it's a vintage 1951 Gibson L-5CN. The CN stands for cutaway natural. The guitar is in absolutely beautiful condition. The guitar plays like a dream too. There are no issues with this baby. The guitar comes with it's original brown pink plush lined case. This guitar model was the one of the top of the line guitars Gibson made, and...
A Fine 1968 Florentine (Sharp) Cutaway L-5 CES.
1968 Gibson L-5 CES (Eighth Model).
This 17-inch wide, just over 3 3/8 inch deep (at the rim) archtop weighs just 7.60 lbs. Two-piece book-matched, carved spruce top with a one-piece flamed maple back and flamed maple sides. Three-piece book-matched flamed maple neck with two mahogany strips, a nut width of just under 1 5/8 inches, a scale length...
This gorgeous 1969 Gibson L-5 CES is an amazing player!
Top: Solid Spruce
Back and Sides: laminated Maple
Finish: Original Natural
Bridge: Original Saddles are replaced
Frets: Original (dressed)
Neck: 3-piece Maple
Neck Shape: Narrow
Nut Width: 1 8/16"
Tuners: Original Schaller
Case: Newer Gibson...
Beautiful L-5. This guitar is near mint and plays like a dream! Very light play wear. Has an added strap button on the heel and a nice sounding floating neck pickup.
This is really smooth playing and sounding jazz box.
1939 Gibson L-5 PN, Premiere model, Blonde finish, Very Rare Model, First year Cutaway, Gold hardware, Original pickguard, Bound Ebony Fingerboard with Mother of Pearl inlays, Superb playability & great tone! Beautifully Flamed Maple, VG++, Original Alligator brown hard case $39,900
Excellent Condition (normal light playing wear, some weather checking, refretted).
I love postwar Gibson archtops with a passion. This one reminds me of "the one that got away". I once owned a '41 L5 that was probably the best one to ever come out of the factory - beautiful condition with a perfect neck that played like a dream. It had the flamiest L5 back in creation too. So, naturally, I...
1977 RARE GIBSON L-5 CUSTOM.SMALLER BODY THAN A REGULAR L-5...16 INCHES VERSUS A 17 INCH BODY.1 OF 39 MADE IN 77 ACCORDING TO GIBSON SHIPPING TOTALS. JOHNNY SMITH PICKUP...HAS HAD A PROFESSIONAL RFRET AT SOME POINT..OTHER THAN THAT ALMOST MINT SHAPE.COMES WITH ORIGINAL HARDSHELL CASE. PLEASE EMAIL ME WITH ANY QUESTIONS OR FOR MORE INFO. I SHIP WORLDWIDE.
1924 Gibson L-5 signed by Lloyd Loar EXC Restored Good deep sounding example that has been re-necked using the original headstock overlay. It has also been completely refinished (except for the peghead) and re-bound with 5 play binding. All highly professional work, perhaps by Gibson. Beautiful sunburst spruce top is crack free save for what looks like a hairline finish crack on the treble...
* Gibson's First Year for Cutaway
* Fabulous Condition
From Orcas Island, WA comes this astounding sunburst, first year cutaway L-5. It's in very beautiful condition, the only issues being an accurate pickguard replacement with two small screw holes in the side where the non-original pg had been installed, and a plugged 2 mm hole in the tailpiece from a past pickup installation. A DeArmand...
The electric version of the L-5C, the L-5CES was introduced in 1951 as Gibson's top-line electric guitar. In 1996, responding to the demand for a popular priced alternative for the working player, Gibson introduced the L-5 Studio. Identical in design, bracing and scale to its spendy cousin, the L-5 Studio is also fitted with a solid carved spruce soundboard and solid ebony fingerboard, in the...
EC, sunburst finish, majestic double bound 17'' body, rounded cutaway, carved spruce top, nice looking maple back and sides, 3 piece maple neck, bound ebony fretboard, block inlays, 20 frets, L-5 tailpiece, adjustable ebony bridge, DeArmond pickup and volume control installed on bound pickguard, pickguard has been reinforced, jack installed on lower treble side, bound headstock features overlay...