1924 (Loar Period) manufacture date (traditional estimates)
1926 shipment date, according to Spann's Guide to Gibson
Guitar, Style O
Factory Order number: 11142A
Virzi Serial Number 10191
Virzi, red finish. Roy Kilgore (Grand Rapids) teacher/dealer label. Fantastic condition.
Categories this instrument is a member of
- Green-lined hardshell case
- Truss rod
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