Gibson Custom Shop 1960 Hummingbird Fixed Bridge VOS Acoustic Guitar (with Case)

Introduced at the beginning of the 1960s, the Hummingbird became the sound of the decade. This Custom Shop version has VOS treatment for a gently used look.
What's special about this item?
Feature: What it does:
Thermally Aged Sitka Spruce Top Vintage tone; improved response
Mahogany back and sides Dry and airy tone; clear, present midrange
Rosewood fretboard Open, warm tone and smooth playing feel
Gibson VOS treatment Lightly aged finish and hardware; worn-in feel
Introduced in 1960 as Gibson's first square-shoulder, the Hummingbird arrived at the dawn of a new era in music, and was rapidly embraced by the prime movers on the scene. Built with a Thermally Aged Sitka spruce top, the 1960 Hummingbird reflects the appearance and performance of those early icons. Featuring a fixed bridge, it's finished with Gibson's Thin Finish, including a hand-rubbed VOS process
- Body Shape: Hummingbird
- Top: Thermally Aged Sitka spruce
- Back: Mahogany
- Side: Mahogany
- Bracing: Traditional hand-scalloped Advanced X-bracing
- Binding: Multi-ply top, multi-ply back
- Finish: Thin Finish Nitrocellulose, VOS
- Neck Material: Mahogany
- Profile: Round
- Scale Length: 24.75"
- Fingerboard Material: Rosewood
- Fingerboard Radius: 12"
- Number Of Frets: 20
- Frets: Standard
- Nut Material: Bone
- Nut Width: 1.725"
- 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: Casted Hummingbird
- Truss Rod Cover: Hummingbird
- Bridge Pins: Bone
- Strings: 0.053, 0.042, 0.032, 0.024, 0.016, 0.012
- Accessories: Includes Gibson Accessory Kit
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Heritage Cherry Sunburst
Shipping Weight: 18 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 46 x 20 x 7 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): GIB CSSSHB60FB HC
For support or warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer:
Phone: (800) 444-2766

Heritage Cherry Sunburst

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