Epiphone Century 1959 Sunburst

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  • $710$1,110

The Century was an archtop electric produced by Epiphone starting in 1939. After the Gibson takeover in 1957, the model was continued in a somewhat altered format. In 1959 a P-90 pickup replaced the earlier Epiphone-built New York pickups. 

Years of Production: 1939 - 1970

Unique to this Year: P-90 pickup replaces earlier New York-style pickup midyear. 

Body Style: Archtop 

Wood Composition: Laminated maple back and sides, Spruce top, Rosewood fingerboard,

Design Elements: Trapeze Tailpiece, New York or P-90 pickup, F-holes,unbound pickguard

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