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Vintage 1968 Gibson ES-355 Stereo Electric Guitar

  • Price:$3995.00

Vintage 1968 Gibson ES-355 Stereo Electric Guitar

Up for sale is this used Vintage 1968 Gibson ES-355 Stereo Semi-Hollow Electric Guitar in Cherry Finish with Ebony Fingerboard
This guitar is in good condition considering its age.

PLEASE NOTE: The master volume control on the upper bout is NOT ORIGINAL!!! Someone installed this master volume control. In order to run the wiring for the this master vol control they chiseled a hole through the bridge pickup cavity though the center wood block. The hole is about 1" square.

The frets have some flattening & pitting. There is a chip in the wood on the back of the neck at the 5th fret. There are scratches & dings throughout the guitar from normal use. The lacquer finish is worn in a few areas. The neck is straight. The pickups & original controls & electronics appear to be original.

Includes Hardshell Case as pictured.


We usually ship the same day that your payment is received! If you payment is made after 2pm EST we'll ship the following business day!

We are a full line Music retailer in Baltimore, MD and have been in business for over 46 years as Bill's Music!

Payment must be made within 7 days after the auction ends! Payments accepted: PayPal, American Express, Master Card, Discover & Visa. Please contact Leni at 410-340-0546 if you would like to pay with a major credit card.

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International: We ship internationally using USPS Priority International airmail, usually 7-10 days delivery for most destinations. However, customs sometimes takes a considerable amount of time processing packages and it may take up to 3-4 weeks to actually receive your package! If you want faster shipping we also use USPS Express Mail International. Please contact us for a shipping quote.

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Shipping insurance cost is included in all shipping quotes, for peace of mind and time savings.

Payment must be made within 7 days after the auction ends or after the "buy it now" button is pressed! We will file a non-paying bidder claim with eBay if payment is not received after 4 days! If payment is not received or buyer has not contacted us about arranging payment after 7 days we'll close the non-paying bidder claim and re-list the item! In addition, the associated bidder id will be permanently blocked from bidding on all future items listed by Bill's Music!

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