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1962 Gibson GIBSON J-200 “Custom”

$6,995.00
Manufacturer
1962 Gibson
Model
GIBSON J-200 “Custom”
Condition
Excellent
Description

Beautiful Dark Sunburst finish, very attractive Spruce Top & nicely figured Maple back & sides, its 3-piece neck is also figured a bit & has a nice 1 11/16” nut width, this is a very unusual transitional J-200 having its neck completed in 1960 having no serial stamped on its headstock when mounted to its body completed in 1962, it has its original orange label stamped w/its serial #, its ornate inlaid fingerboard…always gorgeous w/its L-5 point, its “ribbed” back Kluson Tuners are clean & hold tune well, its 1 of the earliest examples made w/its factory ABR-1 saddle installed in its original Mustache bridge covered in White Pearl inlays, its engraved Tortoise’gard is stunning & all of its layers of bindings are in perfect shape, its sounds fabulous as most from the later 60’s do not !, a very rare example, she is 100% original & exceptional clean overall, who would have thought this was a Beatle Guitar ala George Harrison, she comes with an original black/yellow lined hard case.

1962 GIBSON J-200 “Custom”

$6,995.00

SKU: 11707 Categories: , ,

Description

Beautiful Dark Sunburst finish, very attractive Spruce Top & nicely figured Maple back & sides, its 3-piece neck is also figured a bit & has a nice 1 11/16” nut width, this is a very unusual transitional J-200 having its neck completed in 1960 having no serial stamped on its headstock when mounted to its body completed in 1962, it has its original orange label stamped w/its serial #, its ornate inlaid fingerboard…always gorgeous w/its L-5 point, its “ribbed” back Kluson Tuners are clean & hold tune well, its 1 of the earliest examples made w/its factory ABR-1 saddle installed in its original Mustache bridge covered in White Pearl inlays, its engraved Tortoise’gard is stunning & all of its layers of bindings are in perfect shape, its sounds fabulous as most from the later 60’s do not !, a very rare example, she is 100% original & exceptional clean overall, who would have thought this was a Beatle Guitar ala George Harrison, she comes with an original black/yellow lined hard case.

Additional information

Make

1962 Gibson

Model

GIBSON J-200 “Custom”

Condition

Excellent