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Gibson Memphis 1959 ES-175D Vintage Burst VOS Vintage Burst (Serial #A09125)


SKU: ES7D16VBNH1-A09125

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Gibson Memphis 1959 ES-175D Vintage Burst VOS

Bringing back the classic. An articulate reproduction of the ES-175 that showed the world what archtops were capable of. With authentic detailing like Quartered Adirondack Spruce braces, historically accurate beveling on all the plastics and “Patent Applied For” replica humbuckers slightly underwound. You would need a time machine to find an instrument of this caliber.

Chicago Music Exchange is an authorized online Gibson Memphis dealer. This guitar comes with manufacturer warranty.


Hand-crafted in the USA in the time-honored tradition of American craftsmanship, Gibson guitars represent a cornerstone of our collective history. Whether you’re investing in an heirloom for future generations to cherish, or searching for the thrill of a high-performance instrument, Gibson USA’s 2016 lineup represents the best guitars ever created. Play the guitar you’ve always wanted. You’ve earned it. 


Top: Maple, Poplar, Maple
Pieces: 3-Ply
Binding: Tan
Back: Maple, Poplar, Maple
Pieces: 3-Ply
Density: Vintage Plain
Binding: Tan
Rims Wood: Maple, Poplar, Maple
Weight Relief: Hollow body construction
Average Weight (body only): 1.4084 kg / 3.105 lbs
Glue: Hot Hide glue for braces, Franklin Titebond 50 for rims
Body Contour: ES-175 (Hollow)
Neck: 1-piece Mahogany
Truss Rod: Historic
Thickness at Fret 1: 21.717 mm / .855"
Thickness at Fret 12: 25.40 mm / 1.000"
Peg Head: SP-1
Inlay: Mother of Pearl Crown
Logo: Mother of Pearl "Gibson"
Headstock Angle: 17 degrees
Neck Fit: 4 degrees
Type: Mortise and Tenon
Adhesive: Hot Hide Glue
Nut: White
Material: Nylon
Width: 4.3282 cm / 1.704"
Fingerboard: Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius: 30.48 cm / 12 "
Frets: 20
Binding: Tan
Side Dots (Color): Tortoiseshell
Fingerboard Inlays: Split Parallelogram
Material: Aged Celluloid
Pickups Rhythm: MHS Humbucker/MHS Humbucker
Tuning Keys: Kluson Single Ring Tulip Button
Material: Body is stamped steel with plastic tulip
Bridge: Compensated Top with Rosewood Base
Tailpiece: Zig-Zag
Material: Brass
Output Jack: 1/4" jack
Weight:  6lb 14oz

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