Guild Manhattan X-175 1970s Sunburst or Blonde

Reverb Estimated Used Price Range

  • $1,370$1,975

Originally offered with two single-coil pickups, the X-175 Manhattan went through a few design changes in the '50s and '60s including added volume and tone controls in 1958 and a change to humbuckers in 1963. The X-175 was produced in a Sunburst or Blond finish.  

Years of Production: 1954 - 1985

Unique to this Era: The Blond finish was discontinued in 1976 leaving Sunburst as the only option.

Body Style: Archtop

Wood Composition: Maple back and sides, Spruce top,  three-piece Maple/Mahogany neck, Rosewood fingerboard

Design Elements: F-holes, fourknobs, block inlays, chrome-plated hardware, 24 3/4-inch scale length

Note: Pictured example is from 1978.


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