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(Ships only in the US.)

Fantastic guitar in near-mint condition.
Dry, punchy, loud, and very responsive! Full lows, bright highs, and responds to a light touch.
The J-35 is a light build; add to it a light open-pore satin finish. Beautiful woods...ribbony mahogany, lovely wide-grain spruce.

Near mint, exceptionally clean—no dings, chips, or scratches. Only the very lightest signs of careful use. Neck has been played to gloss, a couple glossy spots in finish from use.

• All original, except no pickguard.
• Original case, with key, case candy, humidipaks, and papers.
• Original Tusq pins included, plastic pins installed.
• Undersaddle piezo system removed (to improve acoustic tone), and a new compensated bone saddle has been installed. Can include original pickup system and original uncompensated bone saddle by request (uninstalled).

J-35 '30s Faded — specs from Gibson:
Body Style: Round Shoulder
Body Shape: J-45
Body Material: Mahogany
Top: Sitka Spruce
Bracing: Traditional Hand-scalloped X-bracing
Binding: Multi-ply Top, Single-ply Back
Body Finish: Satin Nitrocellulose Lacquer

Neck Profile: Rounded
Scale Length: 628.65 mm / 24.75 in
Fingerboard: Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius: 304.8 mm / 12 in
Fret Count: 19
Frets: Standard Small Crown
Nut Material: Bone
Nut Width: 43.815 mm / 1.725 in
Inlays: Mother of Pearl Dots
Neck Joint: Compound Dovetail Neck-to-body Joint; Hot Hide Glue

Bridge: Rectangular, Closed Slot
Saddle Material: Bone
Tuning Machines: Grover Open Back Sta-Tite 18:1
Truss Rod: Adjustable
Truss Rod Cover: Black and White

The Pre-War Classic:
The J-35 evolved from the Jumbo in 1936, a time when the Great Depression was still wreaking havoc on Americans. Gibson developed the J-35 to be a pared-down model that still offered musicians a warm and balanced instrument. The J-35 30s Faded delivers every bit of the seasoned, vintage look, feel, and sound of our iconic J-35, with a satin nitrocellulose finish that only adds to its rich legacy and undeniable vintage vibe. Discerning flattop players will love the rich, full-bodied tone from this vintage-inspired, round-shoulder beauty, along with its superb playability and simple aesthetic charm. Includes a hardshell case.

Gibson J-35 '30s Faded/satin spruce & mahogany dread 24.75" AJ bracing

$1,599.00 Regular Price
$1,349.00Sale Price
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