During a time when cultural optimism was low, Gibson dreamed up a new line of "advanced" instruments, included in those models was the Advanced Jumbo. Due to low production numbers, from 1936-1939, this model largely flew under the radar even though it was a supreme sounding and performing instrument. The Gibson Acoustic Custom Shop is pleased to once again offer the Gibson 1936 Advanced Jumbo, outfitted with a Thermally Aged red spruce top, rosewood back and sides, and premium Waverly tuners.The 1936 Advanced Jumbo brings back all the tone and prestige that made these such a sought-after instrument by artist and collectors.
Includes: Hardshell Case and Paperwork
- Acoustic Guitar
- Thermally Aged Red Spruce Top
- Rosewood Back and Sides
- Historic AJ Profile Mahogany Neck
- Rosewood Fretboard
- 25.5" Scale Length
- 12” Fretboard Radius
- 19 Standard Size Frets
- 1.725” Nut Width
- Bone Saddle and Nut
- Mother of Pearl Diamonds and Arrows Inlays
- Rectangle Open-Slot Bridge
- Traditional hand-scalloped Advanced X-bracing, red spruce braces with hide glue
- Single-Ply Top and Single-Ply Back Binding
- 4 lbs, 9 oz.
- .930” Neck Thickness at 1st Fret
- 1.010” Neck Thickness at 9th Fret
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