Gibson L-48 1946 - 1957

Gibson L-48 1946 - 1957

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Overview

The Gibson L-48 was introduced after World War II as a simple archtop acoustic. There was some variation as to the wood used on the body through the '40s. Other changes to the wood composition occurred in 1952 and 1957.

Years of Production:
 1946 - 1957

Design Elements: Kluson Deluxe tuners, dot inlays, sunburst finish, F-holes

Product Specs

Brand
Model
  • L-48
Finish
  • Sunburst
Year
  • 1946 - 1957
Made In
  • United States
Categories
Back Material
  • Maple
Finish Style
  • Gloss
Fretboard Material
  • Rosewood
Neck Material
  • Mahogany
Number of Strings
  • 6-String
Right / Left Handed
  • Right Handed
Sides Material
  • Mahogany

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