First Year Model 1951 Gibson CF-100 E in immaculate condition.
Florentine Cutaway, Solid Spruce Top, Sunburst finish. Three-in-a-Row Kluson Deluxe Tuners, Trapezoid Inlays, Tortoise Guard, P-90 Pickup, Volume and Tone knobs.
Bridge saddle has been modified. Otherwise all original.
Cross bracing similar to the Gibson LG-2 model and similar in size.
This vintage Gibson Acoustic guitar is in Perth, Western Australia.
Catalogue Description of the 1951 Gibson CF-100E
An innovation in the flat top field… the Gibson CF-100E. This Flat Top Guitar has all the features of the regular CF-100 with the addition of a pickup unit near the end of the fingerboard. It has adjustable pole pieces and tone and volume controls and is especially popular with the country and western players.
|Spruce Top, Mahogany Back and Sides
|Single Piece Mahogany
|Original Gibson Brown Hard Case with Purple Interior
|Modifications & Repairs:
|White Bridge Saddle looks altered or changed