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Need help with gibson es 335 1958


Amultistansunfl
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Nice. 

However it is very unlikely given that 1958 ES-335s had humbucking pickups and an inlay on the front headstock.  The machine heads are different also; your guitar looks to have a close similarity to the 2019 ES-335 with P90s, although those usually had a stop tailpiece.  Google images -

https://www.google.com/search?q=2019+ES-335+with+P90s.&client=firefox-b-d&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwiRhvCyi6XyAhUSTxUIHYfxCi4Q_AUoAXoECAEQAw&biw=1920&bih=1075

 

These are 1958 or '59 ones -

https://cartervintage.com/products/gibson-es-335n-1959

https://www.atbguitars.com/store/product/1958-gibson-es-335-td-58335td/

Better pics needed including headstock, back of headstock, label inside soundhole, bridge, etc.  To do that you'd have to take the pics then upload them to an image-sharing site (imgur etc) and they provide a direct link which you copy and paste into your post on this forum - if that makes sense.

Best wishes!

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6 hours ago, Grog said:

It looks similar to an ES-330 around 1960……..

Yes more likely to be a dot 330 but machines must have been changed in that case?  Can't see if the neck's bound.

There should be a label inside the soundhole.

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