Buy It Now. Gibson Custom Shop Super 400 CES Sale! Time left 20h 22m left. Until 1931, that is, when Epiphone launched its nine-model Masterbilt archtop line. Arrived this afternoon from England. This is a lovely 1966 Martin soprano ukulele in near-mint original condition with no issues. Buy Gibson Super 400 on eBay now! A-24672, Factory Order No. The Super 400 Thinline Hollowbody Electric Guitar is the thinline version of Gibson's flagship jazzbox. From Japan. This instrument is all original and in excellent condition for its age, only some very minor playwear and the usual faded plating of the gold parts. 10-0734 A superb Gibson ES175D in the gorgeous Natural Blonde finish. C $2,054.01. orig. Gibson Custom Shop; Super Jumbo Models; Square Shoulder Models; Round Shoulder Models; Small Body Models; Songwriter Models; Gibson Gear; Gibson Hardware; Gibson Lifestyle & Apparel; Support. We are situated about 150 Km west from Hamburg, 100Km east from Groningen. The top is crafted from high-grade spruce, with high-grade maple used for the back and sides. Clean 1968 Gibson Super 400 CES in Cherry Sunburst finish and factory Bigsby. C $1,409.52. Browse lots of gibson super 400 available for sale this week! Here's a vintage Gibson Super 400CES from 1968, the last year of the split block Fret Markers. wintermoon. This early September 1956 eighteen inch-wide, full-depth archtop weighs just 7.80 lbs. Hand-carved from the highest grade solid woods. Free shipping. Pre-Owned. This one has been lovingly cared for and has a great setup for easy playability. 1961 Gibson Super 400CES. Description; Additional information; Product Description. 0 bids. Historical Memorabilia Collectibles. If this instrument does not appear on the Instruments page it has been sold, and is no longer available. It is time to have some work done for my 1964 Gibson Super 400 CES. 1956 Gibson Super 400 CES (Sixth Model). Gibson super 400 tailpiece 70s-80s full acco jazz guitar vintage GOLD. Thicker "Gibson" on Super 400 and other high-end models: mid 1930's. Condition: New. Gorgeous blonde. I did not play it at all for the past 15 years, but when I got back to it, it was still in tune (perfect) and otherwise fine. If this instrument does not appear on the Instruments page it has been sold, and is no longer available. Free shipping. Gibson Super-400CES - the musical giant. This instrument is … The big 18" body of the Super 400 is the secret to it's bold and powerful sound. It was manufactured in the USA, Kalamazoo, in October 1977. Was: Previous Price C $1,658.26 15% off. Price: $ 12,998.00 $ 10,899.00. All original, no mods, … 1963 Gibson Super 400CES Venetian. We also run a workshop for guitars, basses and amps. Part 1 (below) shows the guitar and it's features. no pitting on the hardware, looks perfect. It’s equipped with two pat # humbuckings, a newer t-o-m style bridge, and Super 400 tailpiece. Up for sale, a 1970 Gibson Super 400CES in excellent condition and in perfect working order. The serial number dates her to '70-72 or '74-74. The Gibson Super 400 CES brochure is reproduced here. JimR56 29 JimR56 29 Advanced Member; All Access; 29 1,249 posts; Location SF Bay Area; Report post; Posted … "Merle Travis' Gibson Super 400 When this custom-built Gibson Super 400 Special electric arch-top guitar was made to order for Merle Travis in 1952, it was the most expensive guitar Gibson had yet produced. Left: Gold post-war logo on a Les Paul Junior. Status: Pricing and hold status for all instruments currently available is shown on our Instruments page here. That same Super 400, by the way, was the one Elvis played on the NBC "'68 Comeback Special," so get a black leather outfit, work on your sideburns and your tan, and have a blast. Anyone here who has one for sale perhaps ? Thicker "Gibson" all models: late 1930's. 3 piece Maple neck, volute like the 70's, Super 400 style inlays. Call or Email for availability. Gibson Custom Shop Super 400 CES Carved Top Series HSS4VSGHThe legendary Gibson Super 400 CES is currently available from the Gibson custom shop. I have a Gibson 51' Super 300 non cutaway which is the same dimensions and design as a 400 without the deluxe trim . This one is completely original but for the pickguard and updated bridge and the original parts are in the case. $14000. A 1956 Gibson Super 400 CES/Scotty Moore Serial No. 1966 Martin Soprano. Quote; Share this post. Customer Service; Virtual Guitar Tech; Warranty Registration & Info ; Repair and Restoration; Report Counterfeits; Serial Number FAQ; Store Policies & FAQ; Gibson Guitar Specs (2015-2019) Dealer … and has a comfortable nut width of just under 1 11/16 inches and a scale length of 25 1/2 inches. This one is a beautiful Sunburst and in Near Mint condition. 3 piece Maple neck, volute like the 70's , Super 400 style inlays. The Super 400 CES is Gibson's top of the line Electric Hollowbody Archtop guitar. There is a crack on either side of the center hole. It has a loud, bright and sparkly voice… Read more “The Gibson Super 400” by Thomas Van Hoose. This consignment 1983 Gibson Super 400 CES (80013021) remains in her mint condition, with slightly worn gold plating on the strap button being the primary evidence of any play wear. A great jazz guitar, this Super 400 CES has a double bound 18” body with a venetian cutaway and carved spruce top with bound f-holes. This guitar was made one year later than the Super 400 CES played by Scotty Moore. I also have a 17" bout x 3" cutaway non gibson archtop . The "i" dot was always attached on all of these post-war gold logos. Registered Member. It gets played everyday and it rings out loud and clear. A remarkably original example of Gibson's most expensive standard guitar model at the time, and one that's only a year later than the Super 400 CES played by Scotty Moore. Gibson Case. Each discussed the 'outstanding features' of a high-end gibson model. We have a great online selection at the lowest prices with Fast & Free shipping on many items! The Gibson Super 400 was launched in 1934 as the biggest and highest-end archtop of the Gibson line. I posted this originally at Historic collection, but I think it was the wrong forum. 10-0734 A superb Gibson ES175D in the gorgeous Natural Blonde finish. Gibson super 400 Marble Guard Pickguard Full Aco Semi Aco Vintage etc. The Guitar of the Month Showcase series of brochures was issued by Gibson in 1972. The earliest Super 400 models were quite similar to Gibson’s other archtop acoustic, the L-5, and featured a hand-engraved tailpiece and hand-engraved finger rest support, along with an “L-5 Super” truss rod cover. Its top is crafted from high-grade spruce, with high-grade maple used for the back and sides. Status: Pricing and hold status for all instruments currently available is shown on our Instruments page here. Post 8:08 PM - Sep 08 #1 2020-09-08T20:08. Link to post Share on other sites. Gorgeous blonde. In our shop we have more than 400 instruments and amps on display and they are ready for you to be checked out. ... Gibson Super 400 CES. That same Super 400, by the way, was the one Elvis played on the NBC “’68 Comeback Special,” so get a black leather outfit, work on your sideburns and your tan, and have a blast. For Sale 1991 Gibson Super 400 CES Blonde & 1946 Epiphone Deluxe Blonde Amazing Rare Bubble Maple Back! Archtop Guitars, Gibson, For Sale. No volute....Question: Does that make her a '70 would you say ? 1970 Gibson Super 400CES Vintage Archtop Electric Guitar Blonde w / Pat # Pickups SEATTLE, WASHINGTON, 981**, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. Two-piece carved close-grain spruce top, two-piece carved curly maple back, and maple sides. Overall, the guitar is in decent condition for its age. He paid $237 for it along with a Gibson EB-6 bass guitar in trade. New, unsold and unfolded dust jackets for the first edition of The Gibson Super 400 – Art of the fine Guitar book by… Read more. This Gibson Super 400 CES is a remarkably original example of the most expensive guitar Gibson was building in 1964. 1991 Gibson Super 400 CES in blonde finish. Item Code: 10393002. While the difference between a 18" and 17" bout might sound slight it is not. Abe Lincoln; Roosevelt; JFK; Benjamin Franklin; Paul Revere; Betsy Ross ; Memorabilia and Collectibles For Well Known Historical Figures. Gibson created the Super 400 to quash an attack by Epiphone on Gibson’s status as not only the inventor of the archtop guitar – the company had been founded in 1902 on Orville Gibson’s concept of carved-top guitars and mandolins – but also as the only maker of carved-top f-hole guitars. Pre-Owned. 4 7. Gibson Super 400 for sale. Middle: Pearl post-war logo with detached "i" dot on a 1957 Les Paul. From Japan. Purchased about 10 yrs ago from a dealer in Canada it's nearly 30 years old at this point and the color has aged to a beautiful warm amber instead … Its depth is reduced by one inch compared to the regular Super 400 and measures as follows: 18" (W) x 21-¾" (L) x 2-…œ" (D).