Gibson SG Special with Maestro Vibrola 1967 Cherry

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  • $1,500$2,245

The SG Special evolved out of the Les Paul Special in the early '60s when Gibson introduced the SG as its primary solidbody shape. The Special was conceived as a more affordable, parred-down take on SG Standard, and this designation persists till today. 

Years of Production:
 1959 - 1978, 1985 - present

Body Style: Dual cutaway solidbody  

Wood Composition: Mahogany body, Mahogany neck, Rosewood fingerboard

Design Elements: Dual P-90 pickups, two volume and two control knobs, tremolo tailpiece, 24.75-inch scale length, set neck

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


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