Located in Portland



Wow.  Playing this guitar is a joyous experience.  Power, clarity, gorgeous tone---everything you'd want in an acoustic archtop guitar, this guitar has in abundance.  This is an historic instrument in Excellent vintage condition.  It even comes with its original tweed hard shell case.  Whether you're a player or a collector, or hopefully both, this instrument will hold a special place.  Freshly set up in-house by our esteemed Guitar Tech, this L-5 is playing wonderfully.

If you're interested in purchasing this instrument, please feel free to call us at the shop for a complete in-hand description and to answer any questions you may have.  Don't sleep on this one.  It's one of the best of its type we've had in the shop.


Original Grover Imperial Tuners

Newer 1 11/16" Bone Nut

2-Piece Flamed Maple Neck

Neck Depth .885" at First Fret and 1.28" at Heel

20 Medium Frets in Excellent Condition (Re-Fretted)

5-Ply Bound Ebony Fingerboard with 12" Radius

Adjustable Rosewood Bridge with Fancy Engraved Tailpiece

Carved Spruce Top with Figured Maple Back & Sides

Weight 6 lb 13 oz

Original Tweed Hard Shell Case with Case Cover

Serial Number 9767


Year : 1943
Finish : Sunburst
Case : Original Tweed Hard Shell Case
Weight : 6 lbs 13 oz
Condition : Excellent