Ibanez Artist 2616 NT (prob. 1973)
Pre-serial number model before 1976 - probably 1973
One of the earliest, coolest and more valuable (solid wood!) ES-175 alternatives in the world
- Size: 16"
- Top, back + rims: All solid Flamed Maple
- Neck: 3 parts maple
- Fretboard: rosewood
- Frets: era-typical flat frets with some playing marks - ready for play
- Scale: 628mm
- Saddle: 40,33mm
- PUs: Ibanez SS 70
- Original case
- Built prob. 73 (numbering started 1976)
The "Holy Grail" of ES175 style guitars, a mid 1970's Ibanez Artist 2616 electric archtop guitar. Pre-serial number model. Superb condition. "Massively multiple bound top and back with both Abalone and colorful herringbone style boarders. Flamed Maple top back and sides. Pearl block markers with the STAR inlays everyone goes crazy over with these models. Finish shines like new. There are some dings but they are few and far between. There are NO cracks, NO breaks, NO repairs, NO modifications...
Sound and playability of this guitar is classed all alone. 100% original electronics with original "Ibanez" stamped humbuckers.
VK/SP: € 1.599,00 (MWSt kann nicht ausgewiesen werden/VAT cannot be separated)