SOLD B1465 - Heritage H550
N.O.S.Just look at that Natural Top, and hand-made neck to see the craftsmanship. This is a delightful instrument. The tone is incredible.You will be proud to own it.
"In the late 1800s, Orville Gibson arrived in Kalamazoo and began designing his own range of mandolins. Over time his company grew to become one of the world’s premier musical instrument manufacturers. Some of the world's finest guitars were built at 225 Parsons Street from 1917 to 1984.
"Some of the former senior employees wanted to continue the tradition of handcrafting beautiful, high quality electric guitars in Kalamazoo. In the spring of 1985, they bought space at the iconic factory, much of the original guitar-making equipment, and the rest is history."