Hummingbird VintageThe World's Most Distinctive Acoustic Guitar

Introduced in 1960 as Gibson’s first square-shouldered dreadnought, 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 Hummingbird Vintage reflects the appearance and performance of those early icons. Finished with Gibson’s new Thin Finish plus a hand rubbed VOS process. + expand +
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We are unfortunately unable to ship this guitar internationally at this time due to CITES restrictions on rosewood. Please consider shopping at our EU store or find a dealer who may be able to ship to your location.

Hummingbird Vintage Specifications

Body

Body Shape
Hummingbird
Top Material
Thermally Aged Sitka spruce
Bracing
Traditional hand-scalloped X-bracing
Binding
Multi-ply top, multi-ply back
Finish
Thin Finish Nitrocellulose, VOS

Neck

Neck Material
Mahogany
Neck Profile
Round
Fingerboard Material
Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius
12" / 304.8mm
Number of Frets
20
Frets
Standard
Nut Material
Bone
Nut Width
1.73" / 43.82mm
Inlays
Mother-of-pearl Parallelograms

Hardware

Tuners
Gotoh Relic
Tuner Plating
Aged Gold
Truss Rod Cover
Hummingbird
Pick Guard
Casted Hummingbird
Saddle Material
Bone
Bridge
Traditional belly up
Bridge Pins
Bone

Electronics

Miscellaneous

Strings
0.053, 0.042, 0.032, 0.024, 0.016, 0.012
Case
Gibson Hardshell
Included Accessories
Includes Gibson Accessory Kit