Gibson Crest Gold Natural 1970

6-String Hollow Body Electric Guitar with Rosewood Fingerboard. Made in the USA.
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Gibson Crest Gold Natural 1970

Vintage
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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 finish.
Body Material: Brazilian Rosewood
Neck Material: Mahogany
Fingerboard Material: Rosewood
Neck Profile: D
Neck Thickness (IN): 1st fret .809", 9th fret .942"
Fingerboard Radius: 12.00"
Nut Width: 1-11/16"
Scale Length: 24 3/4"
Neck Details: Mahogany neck with bound rosewood fingerboard and block inlays.
Electronics: The neck pickup has been replaced with a 1970's L5 pickup, and the bridge pickup is original but has been repaired. Both pickups have been spliced into the wiring harness. Three-position selector switch with volume and tone controls for each pickup. No pot codes are visible, but all components are period correct.
Pickup Measurements: Neck 12.60K, Bridge 6.77K
Hardware: The bridge base has been replaced. All other hardware is original.
Weight: 6lbs 8oz
Modifications/Repairs: The bridge pickup has been repaired, and the neck pickup has been replaced, both have been spliced back into the wiring. The bridge base has been replaced.
Case Details: Original hardshell case.
Cosmetic Condition: This guitar is in good condition with moderate wear. The finish is glossy, weather-checked, and faded, with scratches, dents, and dings throughout. The hardware has a mild patina. The guitar is missing the rosewood collars that would have surrounded the edges of the pickup mounting tabs.
Serial Number: 632773
Tech Notes: The guitar plays well with low action. The frets are wide and low, showing moderate wear. The serial number dates to 1970.
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