Gibson J-50 Natural 1970

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After a brief appearance in 1942, the J-50 was reintroduced in 1947. The J-50 is essentially the same guitar as the iconic J-45 but with a natural instead of sunburst finish. As such, the changes in specifications between the two models have been more or less identical through their history.

Years of Production: 1942, 1947 - 1982, 1984 - present

Body Style: Dreadnought

Unique to this Year: First full year with square instead of slope shoulder shape.

Wood Composition: Mahogany back and sides, Mahogany neck, Spruce top

Design Elements: Square shoulders, long pickguard, triple-bound top

Notable Players: John Hiatt, Brad Paisley, Bob Dylan

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