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1980 Gibson Mark VIII Prototype   –  £1999

1980 Gibson Mark VIII Prototype – £1999

NEW ARRIVAL  This is very rare find. Built in 1980 and based around the Mark series of guitars that Gibson produced in the mid - late 70’s, but with a traditional belly bellow bridge, a vintage style 3 point tortoiseshell pickguard, and a deluxe multiple bound...

1938 Kalamazoo KG11  –  £1749

1938 Kalamazoo KG11 – £1749

SOLD  Gibson's Depression era Kalamazoo line of guitars are gaining respect in the vintage guitar world, and provide great intrinsic value considering the relative cost. While built as a less expensive alternative to the "Only A Gibson Is Good Enough" flat-tops during...

1939 Gibson Cromwell L50   –  £999

1939 Gibson Cromwell L50 – £999

NEW ARRIVAL  During the Great Depression, Gibson realised that most people couldn’t afford their guitars, so they made more affordable versions under different names - Kalamazoo being the best known, but also Cromwell, Recording King, Fascinator and Carson Robison....

1925 Gibson L-1  –  £2199

1925 Gibson L-1 – £2199

NEW ARRIVAL  This guitar is a real beauty, and in amazing condition for a nearly 100 year old guitar. It's a rare example of an arch top guitar with a central sound hole. Tonally it's voiced for blues and jazz - this is the predecessor to the flat top L1 that Robert...

1947 – 51 Gibson LG2  –  £2799

1947 – 51 Gibson LG2 – £2799

SOLD  The LG2 was made from 1942 - 1962, possibly the most desirable small bodied post war Gibson model available. It’s a 00 size guitar with very desirable X bracing, making the guitar extremely resonant - a surprisingly big sound for a small bodied guitar. It’s...

1963 Epiphone Frontier  –  £2999

1963 Epiphone Frontier – £2999

SOLD  When Gibson purchased Epiphone in 1957 there was already a line of great flat-top guitars in place. The FT-110 featured Maple back and sides and Gibson gave it the name “Frontier”. They changed the entire body shape to a square shouldered 16 1/4″ wide...

1968 Gibson Hummingbird  –  £2499

1968 Gibson Hummingbird – £2499

SOLD A cherry sunburst Hummingbird is probably my favourite Gibson model, and probably the most iconic looking. This example from 1968 is visually stunning - the cherry sunburst is still vivid, and the quilted Mahogany back and sides are quite stunning, plus there’s...