* Member Info

Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

* Like Us on Facebook

Why don't you just save yourself some time and see things my way? - Mrs. Page

Author Topic: The cheapest Gibson ever?  (Read 1372 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Pan

  • Member
  • Posts: 1912
  • Howdy!
The cheapest Gibson ever?
« on: February 12, 2008, 04:35:57 PM »
Hi all.

I wonder what you more knowledgeable forum members think of this?

Oh well. The seller won't ship abroad, so at least I won't get fooled.   :'(


Edit: the original price was just eleven dollars, but has just jumped up to 50. I guess it's going to climb...
« Last Edit: February 12, 2008, 04:41:36 PM by Pan »

Offline Rivers

  • Tech Support
  • Member
  • Posts: 7005
  • I like chicken pie
Re: The cheapest Gibson ever?
« Reply #1 on: February 12, 2008, 09:16:59 PM »
LG-3? Late 40's/early 50's? Looks real nice and probably refinished, in fact almost certainly if you compare the condition of the case. See

It will certainly get over a grand, pushing 2 I would guess.
« Last Edit: February 12, 2008, 09:29:29 PM by Rivers »

Offline Slack

  • Administrator
  • Member
  • Posts: 8866
Re: The cheapest Gibson ever?
« Reply #2 on: February 12, 2008, 09:55:45 PM »
I agree, it looks like a refinished Lg-3.  Looks like there has been a back headstock plate added - which might indicate a broken headstock repair. My guess is a grand at most... because of the refinish.

Save your money Pan.


SimplePortal 2.3.7 © 2008-2021, SimplePortal