1976 BI-CENTENIAL GIBSON THUNDERBIRD / Make an enquiry

Manufacturer
Gibson
Model
Thunderbird
Colour
Black
Condition
Excellent + 9.25/10
Weight
Case
OHSC
Price
2,995**SOLD**

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Vintage 1976 Gibson Thunderbird in excellent + condition. Original Black finish with very few marks. According to the production records online only 91 Black Thunderbirds were made in 1976! This bass comes with the original case and metal covers( also in excellent condition with no issues) Also included are the Gibson certificate given to the original dealer which was Maynards Music, Albuquerque, Oct 18 1977, the original owners receipts & guitar lead. Serial number:00245494. No headstock break or repair!! This is the finest and cleanest Gibson Thunderbird I\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'ve seen with only one ding to the body (front of lower bout on the edge directly in line with the E string!) All original and complete other than the added strap button ( 1 original button remains in its original position 1 strap lock button in a second position at the neck and another at the butt end) Through neck construction with reverse body shape. One piece Mahogany centrepiece & Mahogany wings. Rosewood fretboard, laminated pickguard, 2 humbucking pickups, 34 & 3/8 inch scale length. Modelled directly from the 1963 Thunderbird. New additions in 76 were the 3 point bridge and the Red White & Blue insignia with 1976 written underneath. Original case, pickups, pots and hardware. The neck & headstock are clean as is the fretboard. Great action and clean frets. Superb bass & hard to find.