Exc (+) condition / SN: 91735563
1-11/16″ Width at nut / 24-3/4″ Scale Length
This 1995 Gibson ES-175 has the Expected appointments; there is highly figured Maple back, sides, and top with a nice “C” profile Mahogany neck. Blackened peghead veneer has Gibson pearl inlay at the top and a pearl crown inlay in the center with the original truss rod cover at the bottom near the nut. Original nut. Appears to be a Brazilian Rosewood fingerboard with original frets. Pearl parallelogram inlays. The fingerboard edges are bound with cream bindings, with black dot position markers on the bass side of the binding. the top and back are bound with the same cream binding. The top edge shows a black white purfling inside the cream binding.
The body is 16″ with a Florentine cutaway. This 175 has two humbucking pickups with a tune-o-matic bridge and trapeze tailpiece. Black/White/Black/White layered pickguard. Three way pickup selector switch and tone and volume knob for each pickup. This lovely archtop F-hole guitar is know as one of the best sounds in Jazz, these guitars have been used since their introduction by the best Jazz players.
This 1995 Gibson ES-175 has incredible attack and tone. Comes with a original hard case.