Epiphone Olympic 1930s Sunburst

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  • $875$3,075

Not to be confused with the later solid-body electric Epiphone Olympic was introduced in 1931 as part of the original Masterbilt series. This 13-inch wide archtop featured a Rosewood fingerboard, Mahogany back and sides, and f-holes. 

Years of Production: 1931 - 1949

Unique to this Year: In 1933, Epiphone updated the Olympic archtop with a trapeze tailpeice and dot inlays. This was also the first year the sunburst finish was offered. 

Body Style: Archtop acoustic

Wood Composition: Mahogany back and sides, Spruce top, Rosewood fingerboard

Design Elements: Trapeze tailpiece, dot inlays, f-holes

Note: Pictured example is from 1933.

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