Vintage Guitars
I'm happy with this
This website uses cookies to personalise content and adverts, to provide social media features, and to analyse traffic. When you buy through links on our site we may earn an affiliate commission. See terms and conditions
EPIPHONE | ADVERTISEMENTS

Epiphone Guitar / Amp Advertisements, 1950s-1980s

Back to the Epiphone index page

Vintage Epiphone advertisements; 15 adverts covering a period of 23 years, from 1953 to 1976. Click the images to have a closer look.

Epiphone Emperor - Harry Volpe the Artist Plays Epiphone the Artist Guitar

Harry Volpe the Artist Plays Epiphone the Artist Guitar
Epiphone Emperor - 1953

Epiphone Sheraton - Epiphone Tremotone. Vibrato for the guitar.

Epiphone Tremotone. Vibrato for the guitar.
Epiphone Sheraton - 1962

Epiphone Casino - Give Me the Simple Life... and a Great Guitar

Give Me the Simple Life... and a Great Guitar
Epiphone Casino - 1963

Epiphone Rivoli - Success Stands Behind This Name - Epiphone

Success Stands Behind This Name - Epiphone
Epiphone Rivoli - 1963

Epiphone Casino - These are instruments that go to the top

These are instruments that go to the top
Epiphone Casino - 1964

Epiphone Caiola - Portrait of Guitar Genius with Gifted Guitar

Portrait of Guitar Genius with Gifted Guitar
Epiphone Caiola - 1965

Epiphone Caiola - Tasty Guitar

Tasty Guitar
Epiphone Caiola - 1966

Epiphone Howard Roberts - Jazz guitarist Howard Roberts - Color Him Incredible

Jazz guitarist Howard Roberts - Color Him Incredible
Epiphone Howard Roberts - 1966

Epiphone Riviera - More and More People Every Day Find Us Just That Little Bit Better - In Every Way

More and More People Every Day Find Us Just That Little Bit Better - In Every Way
Epiphone Riviera - 1966

Epiphone Riviera - Now! The Shape of Things To Come

Now! The Shape of Things To Come
Epiphone Riviera - 1967

Epiphone Howard Roberts - Creative Guitar

Creative Guitar
Epiphone Howard Roberts - 1967

Epiphone Riviera - Is There Something Fishy About Epiphone Guitars?

Is There Something Fishy About Epiphone Guitars?
Epiphone Riviera - 1967

Epiphone ET-270 - 7 New Epiphones At Fantastic New Prices

7 New Epiphones At Fantastic New Prices
Epiphone ET-270 - 1970

Epiphone ET-270 - 7 New Epiphones At Fantastic New Prices

7 New Epiphones At Fantastic New Prices
Epiphone ET-270 - 1971

Epiphone Casino - Epiphone - world famous quality since 1873

Epiphone - world famous quality since 1873
Epiphone Casino - 1976

1967 Epiphone Ad featuring a psychedelic fish playing an Epiphone Riviera
1967 Epiphone Ad featuring a psychedelic fish playing an Epiphone Riviera
1967 Fender Ad - Full Colour Sound
1967 Fender Ad - Full Colour Sound
1973 Fender Stratocaster add - The Worlds Favourite Flying Machine
1973 Fender Stratocaster add - The Worlds Favourite Flying Machine

Guitar makers have advertised in music magazines such as Down Beat, Guitar Player and very many more. Some manufacturers advertised widely (Guild, Gibson, Fender) but many more didn't and adverts are few and far between. Here are some of my favourite ads out of the ones i've seen. You can browse through all the images from the category links above, or by manufacturer from the links below.

AMPS
Ampeg, Leslie, Marshall, Orange, Peavey, Sunn
GUITARS
Epiphone, Fender, G&L, Gibson, Gretsch, Guild, Hagstrom, Harmony, Martin, Music Man, Rickenbacker, Vox


2024 Vintage Guitar price guide 2024 Vintage Guitar price guide

Need the value of your guitar? The Official Vintage Guitar Magazine Price Guide 2024 is out now: Amazon


Vintage guitar parts for sale
Classic Bikes for Sale Classic Motorcycles For Sale
Classic Cars for Sale Classic Cars For Sale

Vintage Epiphone guitars for sale

Vintageguitarandbass.com is funded by its visitors. When you buy through links on our site we may earn an affiliate commission. For more info see terms and conditions.
Epiphone 1961 Les Paul SG Standard Aged White Electric Guitar

Epiphone 1961 Les Paul SG Standard Aged White Electric Guitar

Barton, New York, 137**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$779

Made in partnership with the Gibson Custom Shop, this Inspired by Gibson?? model is Epiphone's impressive recreation of one of the most important and popular guitar designs of all time. The Epiphone 1961 Les Paul?? SG?? Standard pays tribute to the legendary original - the very first SG. In 1961, the original shape of the Les Paul model went on hiatus, replaced by an all-new design that is known today as the SG or "solid guitar " Featuring a two-piece solid mahogany, double-cutaway body with ... more
eBay logo
Epiphone Emperor Swingster Semi Hollow Delta Blue Metallic

Epiphone Emperor Swingster Semi Hollow Delta Blue Metallic

Middletown, New York, 109**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$688

... more
eBay logo
1953 Epiphone Zephyr Regent Vintage Archtop Electric Guitar, Blonde w /  Case

1953 Epiphone Zephyr Regent Vintage Archtop Electric Guitar, Blonde w / Case

Seattle, Washington, 981**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$3800

Up for sale, a 1953 Epiphone Zephyr Regent vintage archtop electric guitar in collector-grade condition and in perfect working order. This stunning New York-made Epiphone is an exquisite and elegant archtop both acoustically and plugged in, retaining its original neck position New York humbucker
Featuring maple body construction, the Zephyr Regent has a 17 3 / 8" wide lower bout and full 25 1 / 2" scale length. Acoustically, the guitar offers plenty of sonic immediacy, lively midrange cut ... more
eBay logo
Vintage Epiphone Zephyr DeLuxe Electric Guitar

Vintage Epiphone Zephyr DeLuxe Electric Guitar

Dobbs Ferry, New York, 105**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$3000

For sale, a vintage Epiphone Zephyr DeLuxe hollow-body electric guitar. Based on the serial number (#75290) on the back of the headstock and on certain physical indicators (like the "E" on the pick guard), we are guessing this guitar is was made between 1944 and 1950. This guitar came from a very talented and discerning player who took great care of his collection, and features really nice action, and a full-bodied sound.
Other than the few cosmetic blemishes that can seen in the photos, ... more
eBay logo
RARE 1958 Epiphone Gibson-Made Zephyr Regent Thinline E312T Electric - New York

RARE 1958 Epiphone Gibson-Made Zephyr Regent Thinline E312T Electric - New York

Lee's Summit, Missouri, 640**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$4400


1958 Epiphone E312T Zephyr Thinline w Original Case!
Here is a very rare and early Gibson-made Epiphone Zephyr Thinline from 1958. This is one of the first Epiphone's made by Gibson. Epiphone was acquired in mid-1957 by CMI Gibson and in the next year or so they began taking orders for the new models at the 1958 NAMM show. This guitar was made in 1958. It features mostly Epiphone parts including the New York pickups, white pointer (carousel) knobs, bikini logo The neck and body are the ... more
eBay logo
1953 Epiphone Zephyr Emperor Regent Vintage Archtop, Spruce Top & Case

1953 Epiphone Zephyr Emperor Regent Vintage Archtop, Spruce Top & Case

Seattle, Washington, 981**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$8500

Up for sale, a 1953 Epiphone Zephyr Emperor Regent vintage archtop electric guitar in excellent condition and in perfect working order, complete with the original hardshell case. This stunning New York-made Epiphone Emperor is an exquisite and elegant archtop both acoustically and plugged in, retaining its original trio of New York humbuckers
Featuring an arched spruce top and figured curly maple back and sides, the Zephyr Emperor was the top of the line model in Epiphone's vintage archtop ... more
eBay logo
Epiphone Devon 1951 - Tobacco Burst w /  Original Case

Epiphone Devon 1951 - Tobacco Burst w / Original Case

Huntington, Indiana, 467**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2300

For sale is a Epiphone Devon 1951 - Tobacco Burst w / Original Case in Good Condition!
These are super rare archtops. Hard to find and especially in good playable condition and with the original case!
Everything works and sounds great!
As seen in the above photos, it's an old guitar so it does have understandable wear such as binding shrinking and becoming discolored and lots of finish checking
The original case does not have the handle but it's in overall very good condition ... more
eBay logo
Epiphone Embassy Electric Bass Guitar Husk Repaired Cherry

Epiphone Embassy Electric Bass Guitar Husk Repaired Cherry

State College, Pennsylvania, 168**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$160

Up for sale is an Epiphone Embassy bass husk. The headstock was partially cracked and repaired. It??s a good solid repair but the crack line is still visible. It will not separate under normal conditions. Has some finish marks. The neck is straight and truss rod functions as it should. The frets are in great shape. I will ship well packaged in a proper box. Thanks for looking and please ask any questions. Most my items ship the next day if purchased before 8pm EST
... more
eBay logo
1968 Epiphone Howard Roberts a very rare & special fabulous original example.

1968 Epiphone Howard Roberts a very rare & special fabulous original example.

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 333**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$5495

This is really rare cool early production Howard Roberts model from 1967 w / a gorgeous rich Sunburst finish over a nicely figured carved Spruce top w / walnut stained maple back & side panels. Its beautiful full sized wide 1 piece mahog neck w / its 1 11 / 16?? nut width feels fabulous. Its got a white bound R'wood fingerboard w / etched block inlays. You get a killer variety of jazz tones thru its Oval Soundhole & floating chrome mini-humbucker. She is still sporting her original ... more
eBay logo
1955 Epiphone Harry Volpe Model Electric Archtop

1955 Epiphone Harry Volpe Model Electric Archtop

Greenville, South Carolina, 296**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$1999

This 1955 Epiphone Harry Volpe is from the end period of Epiphone as an independent company, shortly prior to the Gibson buyout. The Volpe model is an all maple laminate, hollow body, archtop, electric guitar with a 15 1 / 4 inch lower bout. The neck is mahogany with a rosewood fingerboard.
The guitar is in all orginal condition, except for the binding which we just had redone with a nice amber tint to match the other aging of the guitar. It also has the three treble side tuner bushings ... more
eBay logo
1953 Epiphone Century Hollowbody Electric Sunurst w /  Hard Case

1953 Epiphone Century Hollowbody Electric Sunurst w / Hard Case

New York, 100**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2499

Vintage original 1953 Epiphone Century hollowbody electric.
Clean and all original example. Completely original with the exception of a repro pickguard
Made by the Epiphone company in New York, before they were purchased by Gibson
Original New York mini humbucker pickup sounds fantastic, super warm and punchy.
Neck is straight and plays well with a good action
Some honest signs of age and wear. Significant checking to the finish and the headstock, this is normal aging for... more
eBay logo
1964 Epiphone Casino Royal Tan

1964 Epiphone Casino Royal Tan

Farmingdale, New York, 117**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$3999

p @media screen and (max-width: 560px){ } @media screen and (max-width: 780px){ } @media(min-width: 930px){ } @media(min-width: 1200px){ } a a#fav:hover{ color: #fcbf45; } a @media screen and (max-width: 560px){ a } a a a a a a a a a Add us to your Favorite Sellers! ??
Questions? We can help!
Contact us today!
30-Day Money Back
Guarantee
... more
eBay logo
1963 Epiphone Coronet

1963 Epiphone Coronet

Los Angeles, California, 900**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$3350

Cherry, Mahogany body, Small soft V shaped Mahogany neck with a 12?? radius Rosewood fingerboard and the original medium frets, 24 75?? scale length, 1 5 / 8th" nut width, Factory Dogear P-90 pickup with the master volume and tone controls, Original pickguard / stop tailpiece and tuners, 5 6 pounds, With hardshell case, Very good
* Please note - a few different vibratos were previously been installed
Neck Thickness (in ) 1st- .80 12th- .98
Neck Profile C
Fingerboard Radius
Nut ... more
eBay logo
Epiphone Les Paul 1982 - Flame Sunburst Korea Electric Guitar

Epiphone Les Paul 1982 - Flame Sunburst Korea Electric Guitar

Huntington, Indiana, 467**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$700

For sale is a Epiphone Les Paul 1982 - Flame Sunburst Electric Guitar in Very Good Condition!
Made in the Samick plant! Awesome older Epiphone Les Paul for a good price!... more
eBay logo
VINTAGE USA EPIPHONE FT-79 Texan Guitar Hang Tag

VINTAGE USA EPIPHONE FT-79 Texan Guitar Hang Tag

Columbus, Ohio, 432**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$125

Original hangtag from a 60's FT-79 Texan acoustic guitar by Epiphone / Gibson. It has been folded
Please look closely at the pictures and feel free to ask questions
All my merchandise is 100% guaranteed as described. Returns are not accepted so please no bidding unless you want it By bidding you are confirming that you understand these terms. PayPal only Payment to be received no longer than 7 days from end of auction. If there is no contact after 7 days, item will be relisted and ... more
eBay logo
Epiphone 1959 Les Paul Standard Dark Burst

Epiphone 1959 Les Paul Standard Dark Burst

Cherry Hill, New Jersey, 080**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$800

Epiphone 1959 Les Paul Standard Outfit
From Epiphone??s collaboration with Gibson Custom Shop
Original Run from 2020

Dark Burst with a nice flame

Like new condition, played a few times, never gigged. Virtually no wear

All original with all case candy

Gibson Burstbucker 2+3 pickups
CTS pots
Switchcraft switch

... more
eBay logo
1962 Epiphone E452TD Sorrento Sunburst

1962 Epiphone E452TD Sorrento Sunburst

Lake Stevens, Washington, 982**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$3750

I love this model!


It??s a 1962 Epiphone Sorrento. There??s lots to love here. First, this is a Gibson made Guitar. All Epiphones from the 1960s were made at the Kalamazoo factory by Gibson. The same people who made the 335s, Les Pauls, and other guitars we all highly prized were also making these Epiphone counterparts


This one is from the early part of the decade, when you still see a lot of the early features. So this one has the short, Gibson style ... more
eBay logo
Epiphone 1961 Les Paul SG Standard Aged Classic White

Epiphone 1961 Les Paul SG Standard Aged Classic White

Mesa, Arizona, 852**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$750

Epiphone Gibson custom 1961 les Paul SG standard in brown Gibson case with pink liner. Made in partnership with the Gibson Custom Shop, this Inspired by Gibson??M model is Epiphone's impressive recreation of one of the most important and popular guitar designs of all time. The Epiphone
1961 Les PaulT S??M Standard pays tribute to the legendary original - the very first SG. In 1961, the original shape of the Les Paul model went on hiatus, replaced by an all-new design that is known today ... more
eBay logo
Vintage 1967 Epiphone e230td Casino

Vintage 1967 Epiphone e230td Casino

Beaumont, Texas, 777**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$10000

57 year old vintage electric guitar. Amazing condition considering it??s age. Everything works including the knobs, the electronics, and the hardware. Original case and whammy bar. Sure to exceed all expectations.
... more
eBay logo
Pre-Owned Epiphone 1959 Les Paul Standard w /  Case, Aged Dark Cherry Burst

Pre-Owned Epiphone 1959 Les Paul Standard w / Case, Aged Dark Cherry Burst

San Antonio, Texas, 782**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$899

Pre-Owned Epiphone 1959 Les Paul Standard w / Case, Aged Dark Cherry Burst
Epiphone's 1959 Les Paul Standard electric guitar was made in partnership with the Gibson Custom Shop. The Limited Edition 1959 Les Paul Standard is Epiphone's stunning recreation of the rare vintage classic
Comes with a vintage style brown Hard Case.
FEATURES:
Mahogany body with a maple top with a AAA figured maple veneer
Comfortable 1959 hand-rolled neck profile with long neck tenon
Aged ... more
eBay logo

Find more vintage Epiphone guitars for sale at vintageguitarsforsale.co

Contact
info@vintageguitarandbass.com

mailing list

Follow

Facebook  Instagram  YouTube

Other Great Sites