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USED EPIPHONE / Late 1920s Recording B [05]

Serial Number : 75

[SN 75] USED EPIPHONE / Late 1920s Recording B [05]

Item Code: 05-2100000530540
Store: [05] shibuya
Relation Page: EPIPHONE x x USED

常规价格 $1,124.00 USD
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We are pleased to announce the arrival of a very rare museum-quality item, an Epiphone brand "Recording B", which is believed to have been produced in very small quantities between 1928 and 1931. We have determined that it was made in 1928 based on several documents and materials.
Epiphone, a well-known banjo maker in New York at the time, released the Recording series for jazz and proust players. It features a unique body shape with boldly cut treble sides and a pearloid face banjo head with a leaf design.
Spruce top, 3-ply figured (bird's eye) maple back (arched), 25" scale, body width is about 14-1/8" (35.5cm), body thickness is about 3-7/8" (9.8cm). 3-piece maple neck, nut width is about 44mm. Neck is 3-piece maple neck, nut width is about 44mm, and the neck shape is thin "C" shape.
The bridge is probably the original rosewood bridge glued to the top (the saddle is not fixed to the bridge).
There are some cracks on each side of the fingerboard on the top of the body and at the center of the top near the bottom of the bridge. The head perloid veneer was warped significantly at the time of purchase, so it has been glued and the gap has been filled. There are other external damage commensurate with the age of the instrument.
The neck is in excellent condition, with a lot of original warping and forward warping, and unfortunately, the playability is not good enough. The guitar was originally designed to be played in the low position or with a bottleneck to enjoy the blues.
This vintage guitar is not for players, but it is very rare item that you may not find it in the future.
Vintage collectors, why don't you take this opportunity to add it to your collection?
Item rank: B: Fairly scratched and used, but no problem in normal use.
Year of manufacture: 1928

Serial number:75
Case: Soft case/not genuine
Weight:- kg
Fret remaining: 60%-70%.
Truss Rod: -
Neck Condition: Bent at the waist
Manual: None
Other Accessories:None
Note: Other accessories are shown in the pictures only.

Please read carefully.
* This item is a used item and only one of the actual item is available.
* There are scratches, dents, etc. due to use that are difficult to see in the pictures. Please understand in advance.
* In addition, because it is listed in multiple malls, there is a time lag in the sales situation and inventory situation, there is no real time.
Therefore, there is a possibility that the item has already been sold at the time of order.
ミュージアム級の超レアアイテム、エピフォンブランドとして1928年~1931年の間に極僅かな本数のみ生産されていたと思われるRecording B(レコーディング)が入荷いたしました。いくつかの文献、資料などから1928年製と判断いたしました。
ネックコンディションは、元起き&順反りが顕著で、残念ながらプレイヤビリティは十分とは言えません。元々当時のギターも現在のアコースティックギターメーカーのようなセットアップは難しいかと思われますが、こちらのRecording Bもローポジションで鳴らすもしくはボトルネックでブルースを楽しむなら・・・といった弦高です。

重量:- kg

* こちらの商品は中古品の現物1点限りでございます。
* 中古品につき、使用による傷・打痕等、写真に写りにくい傷がございます。予めご了承くださいませ。
* 店頭及び、複数のモールに掲載されているため、販売状況・在庫状況にはタイムラグがあり、リアルタイムではございません。

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Founded in 1938, Ishibashi Music Corporation is one of the busiest and most respected Musical Instrument retail chains in Japan. The company is highly regarded world wide as a reliable seller of top quality secondhand items too. We have over 13 stores around Japan including Tokyo, Yokohama, Chiba, Nagoya, Osaka, Hiroshima,Fukuoka and Shanghai(China). Ishibashi Music Corporation also handles large amounts of NEW, USED and VINTAGE instruments.

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Ishibashi Music Corporation is one of the largest and most respected Musical Instrument retail chain stores in Japan. The company is highly regarded world wide as a reliable seller of top quality USED and VINTAGE instruments.

Domestically the Ishibashi Music Corporation also handles a large amount of NEW inside of Japan. We have over 11 stores around Japan including Tokyo, Yokohama, Chiba, Nagoya, Osaka, and Fukuoka. Not all of the items you purchase from us are in our Shibuya store in Tokyo where we do all of our international communications from.

Please be patient while we do inter-company transfers on your items. The usual wait time for our shipping is 7 to 10 days worldwide. We are open from 10:00am until 6:00pm (Tokyo time zone)


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