Gibson EB-3 1972 Walnut

Reverb Estimated Used Price Range

  • $870$3,035

The EB-3 was released as a dual-pickup upgrade to the EB-0 in 1961.  The EB-3 had a metal cover over the bridge pickup, as well as a 4-position rotary tone switch. The EB-3 is considered more desirable to collectors than the single pickup EB-0

Years of Production: 
1961 - 1979

Body Style: 
Double cutaway solidbody

Wood Composition: 
Mahogany body, Mahogany neck, Rosewood fingerboard

Design Elements: Two humbucker pickups, 30 1/2-inch scale length, dot inlays, large clover-shaped tuners

Finish Specifications: Cherry Red was the only standard finish offered on the EB-3 until 1971.

Notable Players: Jack Bruce, David Knights, Mike Watt


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