1931 Gibson L-5


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  • Year: 1931
  • Manufacturer: Gibson
  • Model: L-5
  • Case: Original Hard
  • Color: Sunburst
  • Condition: Very Good

The classic dot neck L-5,as used by Maybelle Carter and Eddie Lang.the guitar plays effortlessly and has that warm guitar sound with that hint of natural reverb distinctive to these early L-5s. Carved braces, three on a strip pearl button tuners. A few hairline repaired cracks , but all original condition and finish. The guitar shows playing wear . It has the modern feeling neck , only made for a brief period . The dating is by the revised Spann shipping records. ( by serial number we used to call this a 1928)