Gibson SG-Z 1998 Platinum

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  • $950$1,540

Gibson produced the SG-Z was a unique take on the classic SG design in 1998. This guitar not only featured an atypical humbucker/single-coil pickup combo, but also a Z-shaped tailpiece, pearloid pickguard, and triangular inlays. The SG-Z was made with either a platinum or verdigris finish.

Years of Production:
 1998

Body Style: Dual cutaway solidbody  

Wood Composition: Mahogany body, Mahogany neck, Rosewood fingerboard

Design Elements: One humbucker and one stack-coil pickup, volume and tone knobs, Z-shaped tailpiece, tune-o-matic bridge, 24.75-inch scale length, set neck

Finish Specifications:  The SG-Z was made with either a platinum or verdigris finish.

Notable SG Players:  Tony Iommi, Angus Young, Derek Trucks, Jeff Tweedy


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