Description

We all know and love vintage Magnatone amps, but Magnatone made guitars, too. Paul Bigsby designed solid body guitars for Magnatone from 1955–1957. This Magnatone Mark III guitar was made in 1956 and showcases the classic Bigsby design aesthetic: simple, clean, with the luscious curves that typify mid-century modern.

This is an incredibly rare guitar. Branded “Lyric” it was manufactured by the Magnatone company in 1956. Compact and light weight, it sports a full 25 1/4 inch scale length and 1 5/8 inch nut width. Plays great with nice straight neck. Set up in-house and ready to go.

Comes with its original softshell case, too.

DETAILS
Year: 1956

Make: Magnatone (Lyric)

Model: Bigsby-Designed Mark III Guitar

Color: Vintage White (Cream)

Serial: 52534

Case: Original SoftShell Case

Weight: 5 pounds 15 ounces

Condition: Good to Very Good

Modifications: None

Comments: A super rare Bigsby-designed Magnatone guitar.

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1956
Magnatone (Lyric)
Good
Vintage White (Cream)
Original Soft
$2,799
Thunder Road Guitars PDX
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