From our brokerage client, here's a beautiful 1948 Gibson Console Grande Double 8 String Neck lap steel guitar in Near Mint condition.

Aside from some light finish checking, this instrument is in nearly untouched and very clean. Plays and sounds amazing through a tube amplifier and a very very nice example.

Finish Details: Original
Body Material: Maple Body
Nut Width: 2-1/2"
Scale Length: 22 1/2"
Electronics: Original pickups and wiring with three way string bank selector. Each string bank has its own volume control and there is also a master tone control.
Pickup Measurements: na
Hardware: Original
Modifications/Repairs: The pickup on the upper bank has been rewound.
Case Details: Original hard shell case with legs and tone bar.
Cosmetic Condition: The guitar has light play wear for its age. The finish is glossy with light checking throughout.
If you guys have any questions or comments, just hit me up and super easy to do a video coffee hour with an in-hand description live from wonderful Boulder Colorado! Hope you all are well and keeping it that way!

This item will ship in a a carton weighing approximately50 lbs and measuring 40 x 18 x 8 inches originating from Boulder Colorado 80305. Domestic shipping plus insurance is shown in the shipping calculator in this listing.

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Guitardesires, LLC

Guitardesires, LLC

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Guitardesires, LLC
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