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GIBSON | CATALOGS | 1962 | PAGE 15

Gibson L-5CES, ES-175, ES-125

1962 Gibson guitars and amplifiers catalog page 15

Gibson 1962 guitar and amplifier catalogue. Page 15. The Electric Spanish acoustic series continues with three quite different hollow body electrics; the Gibson L-5 CES, a very fine archtop, with price to match; probably the best known Gibson jazz guitar, the ES-175, available with one (ES-175) or two (ES-175D) pickups; and the most competitively priced guitar in this series, the non-cutaway ES-125.

1962 USA zone 1 prices for these guitars are as follows: (from the Oct 1962 price list) L-5CES $715 ($730 with natural finish); ES-175 $275; ES-175D $340 ($355 with natural finish); ES-125 $172.50.

1962 Gibson electric guitars and amplifiers catalog, page 15: Gibson L-5CES, ES-175, ES-125
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1961 Gibson ES-125TCD Hollowbody Electric Guitar

1961 Gibson ES-125TCD Hollowbody Electric Guitar

Birmingham, Alabama, 352**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$5000

This is a 1961 Gibson ES-125TCD with its original case
The guitar has a few miles on it, but appears to all original except for a few screws
There are no breaks or previous repairs
The frets are in decent shape and have plenty of life left. The guitar is currently setup with 11's and feels pretty darn good. On the side of the guitar, near the bottom and on the underside, there is some discoloration that can be seen in the pics
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Vintage 1950s Gibson Rosewood Archtop Bridge and Base - L-5ces, Super 400 ES175

Vintage 1950's Gibson Rosewood Archtop Bridge and Base - L-5ces, Super 400 ES175

Chicago, Illinois, 606**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$495

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1967 Gibson ES-175D Sunburst

1967 Gibson ES-175D Sunburst

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

$6999

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1965 Gibson ES-125 DC Cutaway Vintage Archtop Guitar Sunburst w /  P-90s, Case

1965 Gibson ES-125 DC Cutaway Vintage Archtop Guitar Sunburst w / P-90s, Case

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

$4700

Up for sale, a 1965 Gibson ES-125DC in excellent condition and in perfect working order, complete with a Gibson hardshell case. A particularly rare vintage Gibson archtop, the ES-125DC is the two pickup cutaway iteration of the ES-125 platform as the DC (Double Pickup, Cutaway) suffix would suggest. What sets this model apart is its full depth body, measuring 3 3 / 8 " , much rarer than Gibson's thinline archtops of the era, and essentially making this guitar akin to a mid-1950s ES-175 with more... more
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1968 Gibson ES-175 D Vintage Archtop Electric Guitar Sunburst w /  Pat # Pickups

1968 Gibson ES-175 D Vintage Archtop Electric Guitar Sunburst w / Pat # Pickups

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

$7500

Up for sale, a 1968 Gibson ES-175D in exceptional condition and in perfect working order, complete with a hardshell case. A clean vintage example, this ES-175 boasts its original "patent sticker" humbuckers, delivering a detailed and dynamic range of tones. Acoustically, the fully hollow maple body delivers a big, open sound with both the immediate attack and clarity of maple, and an airy, smooth quality befitting the hollowbody construction. These patent sticker humbuckers both meter in the mid... more
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1964 Gibson ES-125 TC

1964 Gibson ES-125 TC

Loveland, Ohio, 451**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$4795

1964 Gibson ES-125 TC, Vibrant Cherry Sunburst finish, Wideat the nut, Nice looking figured Maple top, P-90 pickup, Nickel single line Klusontuners, Gold knobs, Tortoise guard, Light weight, Resonant, Acousticallyrobust, Nicely setup, Excellent condition, Worn Original soft alligator case.
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1955 Gibson ES-175D Sunburst Dual P90s - Vintage 1950s ES175, All-Original, No

1955 Gibson ES-175D Sunburst Dual P90's - Vintage 1950's ES175, All-Original, No

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

$7000


1955 Gibson ES-175D Sunburst Dual P90's!
Here is a killer 1955 Gibson ES-175D in sunburst. The guitar plays and sounds excellent. The guitar is all original besides a pro neck reset / refret meaning this one will be ready to go for decades to come! The guitar has untouched electronics including 2 P90 pickups, factory harness, etc. Amber bonnet knobs, switch tip, no-line Kluson's etc. it's all there! No cracks anywhere including at the jack which is rare. The finish ... more
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1957 Gibson ES-175 D

1957 Gibson ES-175 D

Loveland, Ohio, 451**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$15995

1957Gibson ES-175 D, Gorgeous! Early First year PAF humbuckers (pre stickers), LovelyTobacco Sunburst finish, Full feeling ??57 neck profile, Had an added Bigsby thatwas removed and the original ??zig zag?? tailpiece is back on, Nice player, Greatguitar, One owner, EC+, Original Brown Hard Case... more
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1954 Gibson ES175D Guitar

1954 Gibson ES175D Guitar

Mesquite, Texas, 751**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$7000

1954 Gibson ES175 D Guitar Good playing and warm sound missing pickguard .and has changed tailpiece comes wiht non original case
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1959 Gibson ES 175D Natual Electric Guitar 1 of 37 Cleanest one ever

1959 Gibson ES 175D Natual Electric Guitar 1 of 37 Cleanest one ever

Hopewell, New Jersey, 085**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$37799

1959 Gibson ES 175D Natural Holy Grail PAF??s Gibson hang tag (shown in pic). This one is the cleanest one I ever saw and judging by the two for sale on now by reputable dealers both asking about $40, 000 for a ??good condition?? one not nearly as clean or all original or barely played at all like this one. This is one of 37 natural ES175D sold in 1959
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1956 Gibson ES-175  - Sunburst

1956 Gibson ES-175 - Sunburst

Fredericksburg, Virginia, 224**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$6200

One of the most versatile hollow archtop guitars ever made, the ES-175 has prominent roles in rock, jazz, blues, country, prog?? you name it. Owed mainly to its evolving construct, the 1950s version featured P-90 single coil pickups, a trapeze tailpiece, the iconic Florentine cutaway, maple body and neck and Brazilian rosewood fingerboard. This guitar is all original and ready to go. W / HSC
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1985 Gibson ES-175D Black beauty w /  Original Case and great history!

1985 Gibson ES-175D Black beauty w / Original Case and great history!

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

$7250

1985 Gibson ES-175D Black beauty w / Original Case and great history
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1968 Gibson ES-175DN Factory Natural - 2 Pickup, Vintage Archtop Jazz Electric G

1968 Gibson ES-175DN Factory Natural - 2 Pickup, Vintage Archtop Jazz Electric G

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

$7500


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Vintage Gibson ES-175D Sunburst 1969

Vintage Gibson ES-175D Sunburst 1969

Brookfield, Wisconsin, 530**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$6499


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A true vintage beauty & in great shape for its age. The sunburst finish looks marvelous over some pretty bird's eye figuring in the body. The slender profile neck is very comfortable to play up & down the fretboard. The guitar has a natural, woody acoustic resonance, but when plugged in the double humbuckers offer warm, rich tones.
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Gibson ES 175D Exceptional 1979 Natural

Gibson ES 175D Exceptional 1979 Natural

Leominster, Massachusetts, 014**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$4599

Includes original case and key. Excellent + condition. There are a couple tiny nicks on the headstock veneer and the pull tab is missing from the storage box. Otherwise immaculate
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1968 Gibson ES-125TC Electric Thinline Cutaway Sunburst Vintage 1960s ES-125-TC

1968 Gibson ES-125TC Electric Thinline Cutaway Sunburst Vintage 1960's ES-125-TC

Brooklyn, New York, 112**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2650

This listing is for a really great playing and sounding Vintage 1968 Gibson ES-125TC Hollowbody Thinline Cutawy Electric Guitar. This guitar was made in the USA in 1968. The guitar is a player grade guitar and is not all original and has some changed parts. The pickup is a new Seymour Duncan Antiquity P-90 pickup and the wiring harness is newer and made with CTS pots. The bridge and tailpiece are not original and are repro Gibson parts. In 1968 Gibson changed the design of the ES-125TC to have ... more
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1952 GIBSON ES-125 - P90 Pickup - F-holes - Arch-top - Good Condition

1952 GIBSON ES-125 - P90 Pickup - F-holes - Arch-top - Good Condition

Madison, Wisconsin, 537**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2400

This 1952 Gibson ES-125 Arch top F-hole electric guitar is a true classic. With its sunburst body color and hollow body type, it's sure to catch the eye of any musician or collector. Featuring six strings and 19 frets, this right-handed guitar is perfect for any player. The model year of 1952 adds to its vintage appeal. This guitar is part of the ES125 series from Gibson, known for their high-quality sound and craftsmanship. It's a rare find and a great addition to any collection
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1994 Gibson Master Model L-5 CES Archtop Wine Red w /  Case, James Hutchins

1994 Gibson Master Model L-5 CES Archtop Wine Red w / Case, James Hutchins

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

$11500

Up for sale, a 1994 Gibson L-5 CES archtop in excellent condition, 100% original save for a Bigsby B6 vibrato and complete with the original hardshell case. A premium example of the L-5 CES model from an era that's increasingly highly regarded, this Gibson is emblematic of the high level of craftsmanship afforded Gibson's premium legacy archtop models. This example is hand-dated and signed by Gibson luminary James "Hutch" Hutchins. With a tenure at Gibson that began in 1963 and spanned 45 years,... more
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1965 Gibson ES-125T Electric Guitar ES-125TD 2 Pickup Conversion Vintage P-90s

1965 Gibson ES-125T Electric Guitar ES-125TD 2 Pickup Conversion Vintage P-90's

Spring Hill, Florida, 346**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$2700

Vintage 1965 & A Super Cool Player
Gibson ES-125T Electric Guitar ES-125TD 2 Pickup Conversion
Original With The Exception Of Added Real 1950s P-90 (other is original to the guitar), Tuning Peg Bushings & Unsure of the Pots
SN 282670
Sounds & Plays Excellent
This is an older conversion that was done beautifully. Upon completion, a "D" magically appeared at the end of the ES-125T ink stamp
If your seeing something of concern not described below, please ask
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1957 Gibson ES-175D Sunburst w / OHSC

1957 Gibson ES-175D Sunburst w / OHSC

San Diego, California, 921**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

$6395

1957 Gibson ES-175TD In Sunburst Finish
This Guitar Is Located At Imperial Vintage Guitars Sherman Oaks

In Very Good Overall "Player Grade" Condition (Please See Photos)

Original Sunburst Finish In Very Good Condition With Some Deep Checking
And Signs Of Wear And Use
Strap Button Was Removed From The Heel And The Hole Was Filled
Some Overspray There And On A Spot On The Back

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1959 Hofner Committee

1959 Hofner CommitteeThe Hofner Committee was a truly beautiful guitar produced in Germany, primarily for the UK market. It was a large bodied (initially 17 1/2") guitar with a carved spruce top, available as an acoustic or electric guitar. By the early sixties the carved top was replaced with a laminate, and although still a very fine guitar, the earlier carved top examples, with frondose headstock (like the example shown here) are far more highly prized amongst musicians and vintage guitar collectors.

1965 Gretsch Chet Atkins Tennessean

1965 Gretsch Chet Atkins TennesseanThe Gretsch Chet Atkins Tennessean, or model 6119 was Gretsch's best selling hollow body of the 1960s. This wonderfully faded example from 1965 was originally Dark Cherry Red, but has turned a mid-orange brown. The original color, however, can be seen underneath the pickup surrounds. 1965 specs: maple body, two-piece neck, Brazilian rosewood fretboard and Hi-Lo 'Tron single coil pickups. Nickel plated Gretsch Bigsby tailpiece.

1965 Gretsch 'For the Spectacular Sound of the Times' guitar and amp catalog

1965 Gretsch catalogThe 1965 Gretsch catalog, or catalog #32, featured 10 hollow body electric guitars, including the newly launched Gretsch Viking; four solid body electrics, including the Astro Jet - making it's only catalog appearance; just one bass, the single pickup PX6070; nine acoustics and 12 tube amplifiers. Pride of place went to the Chet Atkins Country Gentleman that adorned both the front and back covers. 24 pages, six of which are in full color.

Guitar Repair: fixing fret buzz and sharp fret ends

Guitar Repair: fixing fret buzz and sharp fret endsLoose frets are especially problematic in certain old guitars, but are generally very easy to fix. You'll be amazed at the difference you can make with just a few tools, a bit of knowledge, and a little time. Fixing loose frets can eliminate fret buzz, remove sharp fret ends, and greatly improve the tone of any guitar. If your luthier bill will be greater than the value of your guitar, definitely time to have a go yourself!

1966 Hagstrom 'worlds fastest playing neck' catalog (Merson USA)

1966 Hagstrom guitar catalogHagstrom guitars were distributed in the mid-1960s United States by Merson of USA. This eight page 'worlds fastest playing neck' catalog, printed in two-colors contained six solid body electrics, three solid body basses, two electric acoustic guitars, two electric acoustic basses and five acoustics.

1965 Hofner President

1965 Hofner PresidentThe President was produced by Hofner in Bubenreuth, Germany, specifically for Selmer, who distributed the brand in the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, and other commonwealth nations. The President was a hollow body electric acoustic, available as a full body or thinline, and with blonde or brunette finish. It was a great playing guitar that sold fairly well in the second half of the 1950s, throughout the 1960s, and into the very early 1970s. The example shown here is a full-body depth guitar in blonde - and as a 1965 guitar, one of the last to feature the rounded Venetian cutaway. From late 1965 until 1972, the President sported a sharp Florentine cut. Naturally, such an electric acoustic suggests jazz and blues, but many of the original British Hofner President players were part of the rock 'n roll, skiffle and beat scenes of the late 50s and early 60s.

1963 1964 Fender catalog

Fender 1963 catalogue"The Choice of Professional and Student Musicians Everywhere" This eight page catalogue was included as an insert in the 1963 annual "school music" issue of Downbeat magazine (September 1963). As well as keyboards and pedal steels, this catalog contains seven guitars, three basses and ten amplifiers - from student guitars such as the Musicmaster and Duotone to professional models like the new Jaguar.