Gibson 1960 Hummingbird Fixed Bridge 'Heritage Cherry' Acoustic Guitar

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Immerse yourself in the rich heritage of Gibson guitars with the stunning Gibson 1960 Hummingbird Fixed Bridge 'Heritage Cherry' Acoustic Guitar. Originally introduced in 1960, this square-shouldered dreadnought quickly became an icon in the music world and continues to captivate musicians to this day. Now, you can experience the timeless beauty and exceptional sound of this legendary instrument.

Crafted with a Thermally Aged Sitka spruce top and mahogany back and sides, the 1960 Hummingbird faithfully reproduces the appearance and performance of its vintage counterparts. The combination of tonewoods delivers a balanced and bright tone, complemented by harmonic complexity that shines in any musical genre. The exquisite hand-painted pickguard adds an authentic touch, while the VOS cherry sunburst finish gives this guitar a stunning visual appeal.

Designed with meticulous attention to detail, the 1960 Hummingbird features a comfortable mahogany neck with a round profile, allowing for effortless playability. The rosewood fingerboard with mother-of-pearl Parallelogram inlays adds a touch of elegance to the instrument. With its traditional belly-up bridge and bone saddle, this guitar provides exceptional resonance and sustain.

This Gibson masterpiece comes complete with under-saddle pickup electronics, allowing you to effortlessly amplify your sound for live performances or studio recordings. The guitar also includes a period-correct case, ensuring its protection and preserving its timeless beauty for years to come.

Experience the magic of the Gibson 1960 Hummingbird Fixed Bridge 'Heritage Cherry' Acoustic Guitar. Shop now at your preferred local guitar shop or online guitar store, and enjoy the convenience of free shipping within Australia. Elevate your musical journey with this exquisite instrument and embrace the legacy of Gibson guitars.

  • Top: Thermally Aged Sitka spruce
  • Back & Side: Mahogany
  • Bracing: Traditional Hand Scalloped X-bracing
  • Binding: Multi-ply top, multi-ply back
  • Finish: Thin Finish Nitrocellulose, VOS
  • Neck: Mahogany w/ Round Profile
  • Scale Length: 24.75" / 628.65mm
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood w/ 12" Radius
  • Frets: 20, Standard
  • Nut: Bone, 1.72" / 43.81mm
  • Inlays: Mother-of-pearl Parallelograms
  • Joint: Compound Dovetail Neck-to-body Joint
  • Tuner Plating: Gold
  • Bridge: Traditional belly up
  • Saddle Material: Bone
  • Tuning Machines: Gotoh Keystone
  • Pickguard: Cast Hummingbird
  • Truss Rod Cover: Hummingbird
  • Bridge Pins: Bone
  • Electronics: Under Saddle Pickup
  • Includes Period Correct Case

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Customers located in Western Australia, Northern Territory and Far North Queensland recieve free shipping on all accessory orders over $99, but will incur a flat rate instrument or large item shipping charge of $179 (or $299 for Express shipping).

Occasionally due to issues with delivering to remote or unusual destinations, we aren't able to offer free postage. We reserve the right to retract the offer if freight costs exceed 15% of your purchase. We will always notify you if there is an issue and offer a full refund or arrange alternative delivery options.

All strings and accessories will be shipped with tracking via courier or Australia Post. Other items including guitars and amplification equipment will be shipped using our courier service providers, with a tracking number and signature on delivery.

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