This is the rarest & coolest top of the line Archtop from Guild’s very earliest production, made famous when being played by Dave Gonzalez of the Paladin’s as his guitar of choice, beautiful all Blonde finish over a very figured maple back & sides, pearl blocks w/triangle abalone inserts in its ebony bound fingerboard, 5 piece laminated neck, fancy headstock w/gold Kluson Deluxe tuners w/small butter bean plastic buttons, 2 fabulous & ultra rare Guild cream colored P-90 type pickups, she also wears the earliest period gold Lucite knobs & an engraved gold harp tailpiece, Black 3-layer pickgard, nice original clean white label, she’s near mint & all original condition overall, comes w/a nice brown original hard case.

Year Condition Color Case
1955 Excellent Blonde Original Hard


The Guitar Broker
Craig Brody
(954) 646-8819
Weston, FL
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