Epiphone Riviera Sunburst 1965

6-String Semi-Hollow Body Electric Guitar with Brazilian Rosewood Fingerboard. Made in the USA.
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Epiphone Riviera Sunburst 1965

Vintage

Description & Specs

The following specs were carefully collected and recorded by a skilled technician. For a more detailed description and questions regarding sound, feel, or cosmetic condition, please visit our Lincoln Avenue showroom or call to speak to one of our Used and Vintage experts.
Finish Details: Original
Body Material: Maple Body
Neck Material: Mahogany Neck
Fingerboard Material: Brazilian Rosewood
Neck Profile: Medium C
Neck Thickness (IN): 1st - 0.81" 12th - 0.98"
Fingerboard Radius: 9.50"
Nut Width: 1-1/2"
Scale Length: 24 3/4"
Neck Details: Glossy 1-piece mahogany neck with bound Brazilian rosewood fingerboard and pearloid parallelogram inlays. The neck has been refretted.
Electronics: Original patent number mini-humbuckers, pots, and wiring. The pots have 1965 codes. Controls include a 3-way pickup selector and volume and tone pots for each pickup.
Pickup Measurements: Neck - 7.20kΩ Bridge - 7.07kΩ
Hardware: Original tuners. Tuner bushings are not original. Alternate tuners were installed previously. Faber bridge has been installed (original bridge is included).
Weight: 8lbs 1oz
Modifications/Repairs: Neck has been refretted. Tuner bushings are not original. Alternate tuners were installed previously. Faber bridge has been installed (original bridge is included).
Case Details: Hardshell case
Cosmetic Condition: The guitar has light play wear for its age. The glossy finish has light checking and minor scratches and dings throughout.
Serial Number: 300325
Tech Notes: Plays well with low action and optimal neck relief. The truss rod is adjustable. The new frets are tall, wide, and show little sign of play wear. The serial number and pot codes date to 1965. The guitar is a factory second, but the "2" on the back of the headstock has been scratched off.
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