Gibson SJ-200 Sunburst 1951

6-String Acoustic Guitar in Sunburst with Brazilian Rosewood Fingerboard. Made in the USA.

Gibson SJ-200 Sunburst 1951

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Description & Specs

Summary
Finish Details: Original
Top Material: Spruce Top
Body Details: Maple back and sides with spruce top.
Neck Material: Maple Neck
Fingerboard Material: Brazilian Rosewood
Neck Profile: medium "C"
Neck Thickness (in): 1st- .81" 12th- .99"
Fingerboard Radius: 12.00"
Nut Width: 1-11/16"
Fingerboard Radius: 12.00"
Neck Details: Two piece maple neck with walnut center stripe and bound Brazilian rosewood board.
Hardware: The hardware appears to be all original except for the endpin.
Instrument Weight: 5 Lbs 1.6 oz
Modifications/Repairs: -At one time in the past someone put water slide decals of their name on the top lower treble bout. These have been removed but a very faint outline remains. -The endpin has been replaced.
Case Details: Original hard shell case.
Cosmetic Condition: The guitar has light play wear for is age. The finish is glossy with checking and light dents and scuffs throughout. There is pick wear on the top around the tongue and pick guard. The back of the body has light buckle rash. The finish on the back of the neck is well worn, especially around the first position.
Serial Number: A8467
Comments: -The guitar plays well with low action. The original frets are small with light play wear. -The factory order number dates to 1950. The serial number dates to 1951.
Scale Length: 25 1/2"