One of the most highly flamed Gibson's you will ever see. Simply amazing. Rare 1948 double pickup ES-300, Blonde Finish, Master Tone knob, Kluson tuners, 17 inch body, and Bigsby added in the 1960s. Included is the original hardshell case and Hang tag with matching serial number. Clean cosmetic condition displaying some typical finish checking. Original five ply pickguard included but original celluloid underside plastic supports have started to deteriorate. One of only 83 Blonde ES-300s produced in 1948, most of which were only single pickup models. More pictures at

Year Condition Color Case
1948 Excellent Blonde Original Hard


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