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Gibson Custom 1939 J-55 Acoustic Guitar Faded Vintage Sunburst

You are looking at a Gibson 1939 J-55 Acoustic Guitar Faded Vintage Sunburst, serial number 21730028. This is the actual guitar you will receive should you decide to purchase.


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MSRP: Old Price $5,599.00 Discounted Price $4,899.00 Save : $700.00 (12%)
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MSRP: Old Price $5,599.00 Discounted Price $4,899.00 Save : $700.00 (12%)
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Serial Number 21730028

When it was released, the J-55 carried on the tradition of Gibson round-shoulder acoustic instruments. It was one of four Jumbo guitars offered by Gibson in the 1930s, becoming extremely sought after decades after its original release. This Custom Shop 1939 J-55 features premium ebony on the fingerboard and bridge, a long-scale neck, and a thermally aged Adirondack red spruce top. Distinctive custom additions include a moustache bridge, terraced fire stripe pickguard, and a wide 1.77" nut width.


  • Advanced Jumbo Mahogany Body w/ Thermally Aged Adirondack Red Spruce Top
  • Traditional Hand-Scalloped Advanced X-Bracing
  • 25.5" Scale Mahogany Neck w/ Ebony Fretboard
  • Moustache Bridge w/ Bone Saddle
  • Nickel Hardware & Open Back Cream Button Tuners
  • Includes Hardshell Case

Get your Gibson 1939 J-55 Acoustic Guitar Faded Vintage Sunburst from Sam Ash today. With over nine decades of experience in the music retail business, Sam Ash is dedicated to helping every player and collector find the distinctive instrument that they've been longing for. And remember, your purchase is protected by the security of our 45/60 day return/price protection policy.

Things You Will Get:

  • Acoustic Guitar
  • Hardshell Case


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Category Acoustic Guitar
String Type Steel
Number of Strings 6
Body Style Other
Cutaway No
Built-in Tuner No
Scale Length 25.5"
Number of Frets 19
Top Wood Thermally Aged Adirondack Red spruce
Body Wood Mahogany
Neck Wood Mahogany
Fingerboard Wood Ebony
Color Sunburst
Orientation Right-Handed
Case/Bag Included Hard Case
Model CSRS5539VS
Warranty Info:

The manufacturer's warranty covers defects in materials and workmanship for the lifetime of the product.  The warranty excludes damage from misuse, abuse, and contains other exclusions.

About Gibson:
As one of the most legendary names in music, Gibson guitars have made their way into the hands of countless players ranging from beginners all the way through to some of the world's most iconic players like Slash, Jimmy Page, and Ace Frehley... just to name a few. Sam Ash is proud to be an authorized Gibson dealer, where we carry everything from the more traditional models like the Gibson Les Paul and SG to the more obscure guitars like the Gibson Explorer, Firebird, and Flying V. Trying to find the Gibson guitar of your dreams? Whether you're a budding guitarist, a seasoned pro, or somewhere in between, the knowledgeable musicians on the Sam Ash team are here to help you find your perfect instrument. Give us a call at 1-877-701-5592 and speak to an expert today!

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