1938 ? Gibson Guitar Catalog and Price List
This guitar is no longer for sale (sold on 2007-12-04)
Price : US $157.50
1938 ? Gibson Catalog and Price List
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** There is no actual printing date on this catalog. We believe this catalog to be from 1938. On the front of the catalog, there are three short synopsis' of the Gibson Co.'s history. The first synopsis box, titled '1892', reads in part...'Only Gibson can give you this 46 years of experience in building such superior guitars.'. That is the first clue as to the year. The box titled '1938', uses the word 'new' to describe it's production... 'New Gibson design and construction (etc.)...'. This is the second clue. Subsequent Gibson catalogs (1939-1940) have slightly higher prices, which is the third clue, resulting in the conclusion that this catalog is most likely from 1938.**
This catalog is in Excellent condition.
There are no rips, tears, creases or folds in any of the pages. All pages are accounted for and intact.
There is tape on the spine of the catalog, but it does not hold the catalog together. I believe it was originally placed there to keep the spine's edges from fraying.
There are 24 pages in this catalog.
Dimensions are 6 3/4' tall x 4 1/2' Wide
'Only Gibson has conquered the guitar, banjo, and mandolin player's bugaboo!'....
This rare piece of Gibson history is filled with beautifully detailed ink drawings of the instruments manufactured at the time, one-of-a-kind cartoons, and valuable information on Gibson's 'new' building techniques. One of these 'new' techniques highlighted in t
This guitar is sold (sold on 2007-12-04)
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