Gibson L-00 1940 Black

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The L-00 was a flattop produced by Gibson starting in the early '30s. Some of the earliest examples featured a white pickguard and a black finish, though a sunburst finish and tortoiseshell pickguard became the norm by the mid-'30s (the black version was phased out by 1938). The earliest examples also had a 12-fret clear of the body fingerboard. 

Years of Production: 
1931 - 1946

Wood Composition: Mahogany back and sides, Spruce top, Mahogany neck (some examples produced during World War II use alternate woods)


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