Gibson ES-100 1938 Sunburst

Reverb Estimated Used Price Range

  • $1,400$1,800

One of the first entries in the ES (Electric Spanish) line from Gibson, the ES-100 eventually evolved into the ES-125. The ES-100 used a blade-style pickup and an X-braced spruce top. While less playable than some of the later ES model guitars, the ES-100 is of interest to collectors for its historical significance.

Years of Production: 1938 - 1941

Design Elements: Spruce top, single blade pickup in white housing, rosewood fingerboard, silkscreen logo, sunburst finish


Related Articles