Overview

This long-running Gibson archtop went through several design changes in the '30s and '40s including changes in hardware and body dimensions. Like other Gibsons, there was also some inconsistencies in production during World War II. From 1949 onward, the model stayed large the same. 

Years of Production: 1932 - 1970

Body Style: 
Archtop acoustic

Wood Composition: Spruce top, Maple back/sides, Mahogany neck, Ebony fingerboard and bridge


Product Specs

Brand
Model
  • L-50
Finish
  • Sunburst
Year
  • 1954
Made In
  • United States
Categories
Number of Strings
  • 6 String
Right / Left Handed
  • Right Handed

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    1950 L-50 tobacco sunburst original Kalamazoo arch top acoustic Just as shown and described. Am very well pleased.