Gibson SG Junior 1964 Cherry

Reverb Estimated Used Price Range

  • $1,895$3,795

Like the Les Paul Junior before it, the SG Junior was a simple version of the SG introduced as a student-level guitar in 1961 (as the Les Paul Junior). The SG Junior used a single P-90 pickup and single-piece bridge/tailpiece. Starting in 1965, a vibrato tailpiece was made standard.

Years of Production:
 1961 - 1971, 1991 - 1994

Body Style: Dual cutaway solidbody  

Wood Composition: Mahogany body, Mahogany neck, Rosewood fingerboard

Design Elements: P-90 pickup, single-piece bridge/tailpiece, laminated pickguard, two control knobs

Finish Specifications:  Cherry was the standard finish for the SG Jr, though it was also made in Polaris White. 

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


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