Gibson Custom Shop Historic Reissue 1960 Hummingbird, Fixed Bridge, Heritage Cherry Sunburst

$5,199.00
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Introduced in 1960 as Gibson’s first square-shoulder, the Hummingbird arrived at the dawn of a new era in music and was rapidly embraced by the prime movers on the scene.

Introduced in 1960 as Gibson’s first square-shoulder, the Hummingbird™ arrived at the dawn of a new era in music and was rapidly embraced by the prime movers on the scene. Built with a thermally aged Sitka spruce top, the 1960 Hummingbird reflects the appearance and performance of those early icons. Featuring a fixed bridge, it's finished with Gibson's new Thin Finish, including a hand-rubbed VOS process.

 

SPECIFICATIONS

  • Body Styles: Square Shoulder
  • Back: Mahogany 
  • Binding: Multi-ply Top, Multi-ply Back
  • Body Shape: Hummingbird
  • Side: Mahogany
  • Body Finish: Thin Finish Nitrocellulose, VOS
  • Top: Thermally Aged Sitka Spruce
  • Bracing: Traditional Hand Scalloped X-bracing
  • Neck Profile: Rounded
  • Fingerboard Radius: 204.8 mm / 12 in
  • Nut Material: Bone
  • Joint: Compound Dovetail Neck-to-body Joint
  • Scale Length: 628.65 mm / 24.75 in
  • Fret Count: 20
  • Nut Width: 43.81 mm / 1.724 in
  • Fingerboard Material: Rosewood
  • Frets: Standard
  • Inlays: Mother-of-pearl Parallelograms
  • Bridge: Fixed
  • Pickguard: Casted Hummingbird
  • Saddle Material: Bone
  • Truss Rod Cover: 2-ply Bell; Black
  • Tuning Machines: Gotoh Keystone
  • Bridge Pins: Bone
  • Under Saddle Pickup: None
  • Case: Period Correct Case

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