2018 Gibson ES-355 VOS, Cherry, Bigsby, New with COA/OHSCThis is a brand new factory Left Handed 2018 Gibson ES-355 in Cherry Red VOS finish, Gold Hardware including Bigsby. DESCRIPTION:
The 2018 Gibson ES-355 VOS Bigsby is an elegant and iconic guitar featuring a quarter-sawn mahogany neck, dark rosewood fingerboard with mother of pearl full block inlays, silver leaf maple centerblock, and quarter-sawn Adirondack spruce bracing. Premium hardware includes an ABR-1 bridge, Grover "Milk Bottle" Rotomatic tuners, Bigsby B-7 tremolo, and our hand-wired MTC Premiere control assembly paired with MHS humbucking pickups. BODY:
Wood Species: 3-ply Maple/Poplar/Maple w/ Silver Leaf Maple Centerblock
Finish: VOS Nitrocellulose Lacquer w/ Multi-ply binding
Material: Quarter Sawn Mahogany
Neck Profile: Rounded "C", Rolled Binding
Scale Length: 24.75"
Fingerboard Material: Dark Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius: 12"
Number of Frets: 22
Frets: Medium Jumbo - 18% Nickel Silver
Nut Material: Bone
Nut Width: 1.687"
Inlays: Mother of Pearl Full Block
Headstock Motif: Split Diamond
Truss Rod: Engraved F Hole
Finish: VOS Gold
Bridge: ABR-1 with plated brass saddles
Tailpiece: Bigsby B-7 Tremelo
Tuning Machines: Grover 'Milk Bottle' Rotomatics
Pick Guard: Multi-ply Bound Tortoiseshell
Neck Pickup: MHS Humbucker Rhythm
Bridge Pickup: MHS Humbucker Lead
Controls: MTC Premiere : 2 volumes, 2 tones, 1 toggle switch, hand-wired with matched 550K potentiometers and orange drop capacitors
Strings: .010, .013, .017, .026, .036, .046
Other: Certificate of Authenticity, Gibson Strap, Gibson Polish Cloth, Gibson Multi-tool, Gibson Pick Holder
The ES-355 has been the choice of Blues legends, including BB King, Freddie King, and Otis Rush, as well as rock icons Chuck Berry and Keith Richards. With the Cherry Finish, Gold Hardware, Tortoise Pickguard, Dark Rosewood, Split Diamond Headstock Motif, and Engraved F Hole Truss Road, this guitar has a stunning look and vibe!