Gibson Super 400CES, L-5CES and ES-175D
1964 Gibson Electric Guitars Page 4
Guitars and Parts for Sale
Gibson Guitar and Bass 1964 Guitar and Bass catalogue. Page 4. The Electric Spanish guitars continue with three full-size hollow-body jazz guitars. The very fine Gibson Super 400 CES and L-5 CES and probably the best known jazz guitar of all time, the Gibson ES-175D.
Just like the Artist series of electric Spanish guitars on the previous two pages, the Super 400CES and L-5CES were available only on a special order basis from the Gibson Custom instrument department (Upstairs in the Kalamazoo plant). These were some of the finest guitars ever built in America.
1964 US zone 1 prices were: Super 400CES $935 ($960 natural finish), L-5CES $810 ($825 natural finish) and ES-175D $390 ($405 natural finish).