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1965 Gibson ES-330

One owner, uncirculated Gibson ES-330 in all original condition. Features a beautiful cherry finish and desirable wide nut profile. On consignment from daughter of original owner who passed away in 2018. A great addition to anyone's collection. 

Body: Original cherry finish with natural checking throughout. The white hues in binding have gracefully faded to cream. Orange paper label in F hole written in pencil: ES-330 TDC (model), 307248 (serial). 

Neck: Mahogany with rosewood fretboard, pearloid block inlays. Desirable early 60s 1 11/16" nut width. Original frets. Mother of pearl Gibson inlay logo. Serial number stamp at back of headstock. Truss rod moves freely. 

Pickups/Hardware: Bridge and middle P-90 pickups are strong at 7.86 (bridge) and 8.07 (neck). Tone is clear with lots of attack.  Original nickel hardware. Three on a side Kluson Deluxe 'double line' tuners with white buttons. G string tuner is bent, but functional. Top hat knob reflector knobs. ABR-1 bridge with nylon saddles. 5 layer wide bevel pickguard. 

Cosmetic Condition: Honest play wear throughout, with light checking. small nick on back of neck (please se detailed photo) No breaks or repairs. Condition is well loved, not abused. 100% original. 

Playability: Original frets have plenty of life left. Currently set up and intonated with standard 10-46 strings. 

Weight: 6lb 3oz

Case:Original Gibson hard case in great condition.  Handle intact. All hinges and latches intact. Two keys in pocket. 

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