Gibson ES-140 3:4 1950 Sunburst

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The 3/4-sized Gibson ES-140 was similar to the ES-175 in design, but with a smaller scale and body shape. This hollowbody premiered with a P-90 pickup in the neck position and a trapeze tailpiece. The ES-140 design stayed more or less the same until it was discontinued in 1957. A rarer Natural finish option was introduced in 1953.

Years of Production: 1950 - 1957

Design Elements: P-90 pickup, pointed cutaway, trapeze tailpiece, dot inlays, bound top and back, 22 3/4-inch scale

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