Gibson EB-2 Sunburst 1959

Short-Scale 4-String Semi-Hollow Body Bass Guitar in Sunburst with Brazilian Rosewood Fingerboard. Made in the USA.

Gibson EB-2 Sunburst 1959

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Description & Specs


Finish: Original

Top Material: Maple Top

Body Material: Maple Body

Body Details: Laminate maple semi-hollow body with maple center block.

Neck Material: Mahogany Neck

Fingerboard Material: Brazilian Rosewood

Neck Profile: medium ""C

Neck Thickness (IN): 1st- .88" 12th- .99"

Fingerboard Radius: 12.00

Nut Width: 1-11/16"

Scale Length: 30-1/4"

Neck Details: One piece mahogany neck with unbound Brazilian rosewood board.

Electronics: Original pickup and wiring with volume and tone controls and "baritone" switch. There is one visible 1958 pot code.

Pickup Measurements: .89k ohms

Hardware: Original

Weight: 8 lbs 9.7 oz

Case Details: Original hard shell case.

Cosmetic Condition: The guitar has light play wear for its age. The finish is glossy with light checking and light dents and scratches throughout. The back of the body has light buckle rash. There are various dents and scuffs on the back of the neck. The metal hardware is nicely tarnished with age.

Serial Number: A29574

Tech Notes: -The guitar plays well with medium action. The frets are small with light play wear. -The serial number dates 1959.