Gibson Southern Jumbo Sunburst 1949

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Serial #2228-15
Gibson Southern Jumbo Sunburst 1949 Gibson Southern Jumbo Sunburst 1949 Gibson Southern Jumbo Sunburst 1949 Gibson Southern Jumbo Sunburst 1949 Gibson Southern Jumbo Sunburst 1949 Gibson Southern Jumbo Sunburst 1949 Gibson Southern Jumbo Sunburst 1949 Gibson Southern Jumbo Sunburst 1949

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Southern Jumbo Sunburst 1949 Item Description

It's always nice to find a vintage acoustic guitar that just oozes magic. This 1949 Gibson Southern Jumbo has stopped everyone in their tracks at the Zoo, and for good reason with its played-in vibes and booming, but still crystal clear tone. The guitar is crack-free, with wear patterns throughout the body from being played over the years. It is identifiable by its factory order number (2228-15). Service on the guitar includes a neck set, a refret with vintage size fret wire, and it appears to have had different tuners installed at one point, but period-correct tuners are back on. There is a strap button at the neck heel. The guitar has wonderful intonation when playing chords up on the neck, and is ready to be played for years to come!

Includes: Original Hardshell Case

Product Specs and Features

  • 4 lbs. 2 oz.
  • Sunburst Finish
  • Spruce Top
  • Mahogany Back and Sides
  • Mahogany Neck
  • Rosewood Fretboard with Double Parallelogram Inlays
  • 24-3/4" Scale Length
  • Refret w/ Vintage Fretwire
  • Strap Button Added at Neck Heel
  • .880" Neck Profile at 1st Fret
  • .960” Neck Profile at 9th Fret
  • Period Correct Tuners

Additional Item Information

  • Manufactured by Gibson
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