Gibson J-185 1990 - 2012

Gibson J-185 1990 - 2012

Overview

Gibson's J-185 was originally produced in the '50s before being reissued starting in 1990. The J-185 uses a jumbo body shape like the famous J-200, but with a somewhat smaller overall size. Gibson also makes a cutaway version of this guitar known as the J-185EC. 

Body Style: Jumbo

Wood Composition: Curly Maple back and sides, Spruce top, Rosewood fingerboard

Design Elements:
Long style tortoise pickguard, split trapezoid inlays, double ring rosette, Fishman electronics

Product Specs

Brand
Model
  • J-185
Finish
  • Antique Natural
  • Vintage Sunburst
Year
  • 1990 - 2012
Made In
  • United States
Categories
Back Material
  • Maple
Body Shape
  • Jumbo
Fretboard Material
  • Rosewood
Neck Material
  • Mahogany
Number of Strings
  • 6-String
Right / Left Handed
  • Right Handed
Sides Material
  • Maple
Top Material
  • Spruce

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