PLEASE SCROLL DOWN TO SEE 30+ HD PICTURES AT BOTTOM OF PAGE. Vintage 1947 Gibson ES-150 with factory installed P-90 pick-up. Reintroduced into Gibson line in June 1947. Instruments specifically designed for electronic amplification. 17 wide laminated body with arched top & arched back.
P-90 pick-up in neck position. Input jack on side of body. Body has single ply binding on front and back. Post war gold silk screen script logo. This variation only available from 1947 thru 1956.
Beautiful hand sprayed nitro cellulous tobacco sunburst finish. Original Lifton hard shell case with plush lining & accessories pocket. Brazilian rosewood fingerboard with pearl dot inlay.
Hand shaped tapered peg head-(top of peg head is slimmer than base of peg head). The original pick guard is missing.A piece of binding approximately 1.5 in length is missing on the side of body underneath the pickguard. The Tailpiece is not original and the tuners are not original. Condition: Tuning machines & tail piece are non-original. Strap button added on heel. Stress crack in input jack area and on side of body.
Back of neck has play wear thru finish. Frets & fingerboard have wear. Case is original and has a lot of wear, new leather handle. Missing tolex and has some seam separation.
If you want a professional level vintage Gibson arch top guitar youll probably love this. The first 10 frets have a significant wear and the fingerboard has wear divots. Truss rod functions as it should. There are nicks, scratches, dings typical of a guitar that has been played for 70+ years.
The 24.75 scale makes it easy to play chords & bend notes. The neck is very comfortable and typical of Gibsons from this period. The neck feels very similar to an L-5 from this era. The action is low and can easily be adjusted lower or higher using the adjustment wheels on the bridge. Strung with Ernie Ball Power Slinkys with an.
Just professionally set up, truss rod adjusted, Fingerboard cleaned & treated with non-scented mineral oil. You may want to have it set up to suit your playing style. Body: Arched laminated maple with two F holes. Braces: Solid maple parallel braces. Body dimensions: Lower bout: 17.Binding: Single ply crème binding on front & back of body. Neck: 1 piece Honduran Mahogany with tapered headstock. Added strap button on heel.
P-90 with black plastic cover. 1 screw missing from cover. Coil with approximately 10,000 turns of #42 wire and two M55 alnico III magnets.Knobs: Snap on clear barrel knobs without numbers. Fingerboard: Unbound Brazilian rosewood fingerboard with pearl dot inlay. Weight: 5lbs 7oz/ 2.6 KG.
Neck: One piece Honduras mahogany with adjustable truss rod. Bridge: floating adjustable rosewood base & saddle both made from Brazilian rosewood. Tuning machines: Non original Individual Klusons.
Tail Piece: Non original with tarnishing. Itrocellulose finish in tobacco sunburst.Case: Original Lifton built like a fortress hard shell. Missing a lot of exterior covering. The item "VINTAGE 1947 GIBSON ES-150-ORIGINAL CASE.
SCRIPT LOGO 30 HD PICS" is in sale since Tuesday, March 5, 2019. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Guitars & Basses\Electric Guitars". The seller is "giddyupgitmo" and is located in Denver, Colorado. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, Canada, Australia, Japan, Thailand, Hong Kong, New Zealand.