1961 Gibson Melody Maker


Vintage tobacco sunburst single cut away Melody Maker. Rosewood board, 59 JR style thin body.

Cosmetically it has the odd minor dent or scratch, some buckle rash and some tarnished hardware.

The neck also features a narrow peghead.

Wrap around bridge/ tailpiece.

Whilst Gibson crafted these little rockers for the student market even some of the greats have one in their arsenal including Billy F Gibbons who owned one as his first electric guitar.

Model:Melody Maker
Body:1 3/8" thick Honduran Mahogany
Neck:Honduran Mahogany with nut measuring 1 11/12"
Fretboard:Unbound Brazillian Rosewood slab
Pickups:Original 5/8" Single coil pup with no visible poles
Cosmetic:Tobacco Sunburst
Modifications & Repairs:None
Case:Original cardboard case

1961 Gibson Melody Maker Sunburst SOLD