Gibson Herb Ellis ES-165





  • 1992 USA Model

  • Sunburst Finish

  • Lightly figured laminated maple top

  • Laminated maple back and sides

  • One-piece mahogany neck

  • Rosewood fretboard

  • Humbucking neck pickup

  • Split parallelogram inlays

  • Multi-ply top binding

  • Single-ply binding on back, fretboard, and headstock

  • One volume knob, one tone knob Gold-plated hardware

  • Gold Gibson tuners

  • 175-style tailpiece













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This early example is essentially an es-175 with a single humbucking pickup directly mounted to the guitar as well as separate volume and tone knobs. It features low easy free action and amazing tone. Some minor play wear, overall excellent condition. Includes original hard shell case.