Ever since it hit the scene in 1949 the ES-175 has remained the world’s favorite “jazz box”, and none looks as good as the 2016 ES-175 Figured from Gibson Memphis.
Body Body shape: ES-175 Body type: Hollow Body Body material: AAA Figured Maple Top wood: AAA Figured Maple Body wood: AAA Figured Maple Body finish: Nitrocellulose Lacquer Orientation: Right Handed Neck Neck shape: Rounded C Neck wood: Mahogany Joint: Set Scale length: 24.75″ Truss rod: Single Neck finish: Nitrocellulose Lacquer Fretboard Material: Rosewood Radius: 12″ Fret size: Medium Number of f
This legendary archtop features AAA figured maple for the top, back & sides
Period-correct features include two ’57 Classic humbuckers that deliver smooth, Patent-Applied-For tone
The mahogany neck has a comfortable rounded C profile with rolled fretboard binding for superb playing feel
Other appointments include an Historic truss rod, vintage-style “No Logo” potentiometers and quartered Adirondack spruce braces for vintage ES tonality