1907 GIBSON GUITAR STYLE O W ORIGINAL LEATHER CASE
This guitar is no longer for sale (sold on 2007-06-14)
Price : US $1,732
This is a rare and fantastic 1907 Gibson acoustic guitar with the original leather case. *100 years old - a true Antique***Inside the guitar has a label that reads Gibson Mandolin Guitar Manufacturing Company No. 7147 Patented February 1st 1898 Kalamazoo Michigan. A guitar exactly like this is in the ''NATIONAL MUSIC MUSEUM'' at the University of South Dakota. follow this link to view the guitar.(www.usd.edu/smm/PluckedStrings/Guitars/Gibson/10075/StyleOGuitar.html. ) The guitar in the museum is very close in serial number. ( 7 numbers off) It has the identical bridge and form. This guitar measures 38 3/4'' long. Top reads The Gibson. Has all six strings but they need to be tuned up. Plastic on left side of fret board needs to be reattached. The body of the guitar has a crack from top to bottom but can be glued or repaired. Also needs to be cleaned up a bit. Has some surface scratches and wear but overall great condition. Case is leather embossed design. Front and back marked warranted, trademark, registered July 1883 with a banner with a horse or bull in the center. Measures 41 3/4'' by 16 1/2''. Case has wear and surface scratched. Handle is detached from loop on one side and the two staps to close the bottom are gone. Opens up from the bottom. What a find. Just needs a little love to bring it back to its original glory. Perfect for the collector. Check out our other auctions for more great antiques and jewelry. This item is fresh from an early Columbia County home where it has descended through the family.
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This guitar is sold (sold on 2007-06-14)
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