Explore Gibson's Custom Shop Murphy Lab 1942 Banner Southern Jumbo, a vintage-inspired masterpiece of the highest caliber. Built with top-tier tonewoods, adorned with a stunning Light Aged finish, and meticulously designed to match the original '42 model, it's among Gibson's finest acoustics - a must for guitarists seeking the best of the best.
Crafted with a resonant rosewood body and a thermally aged red spruce top, the 1942 Banner Southern Jumbo captivates with its distinctive voice, boasting deep lows, warm and articulate mids, and bright highs. Its "C" shaped mahogany feels incredibly comfortable, while its 19-fret rosewood fingerboard allows for effortless riffing. Additionally, it features a durable bone nut and saddle, greatly enhancing its sound and resonance.
Other deluxe appointments include:
-J-45 body provides a big, bold sound that can easily fill a room
-Murphy Lab Light Aged finish package that flawlessly recreates the look and feel of a well-loved decades-old acoustic
-Vintage Sunburst finish, Mother of Pearl parallelogram inlays, and multi-ply top & back binding for an elegant, classy aesthetic
-Open slot rosewood bridge for superior quality and tone
For secure transportation, the Gibson 1942 Banner Southern Jumbo ships in a period-correct hardshell case - a crucial safeguard for an instrument of this quality. Contact us today to experience the essence of Gibson's golden era with this premium 1942 Banner Southern Jumbo!
Body Shape: J-45
Body Material: Rosewood
Top Material: Thermally Aged Red Spruce
Binding: Multi-ply Top and Back
Neck Material: Mahogany
Neck Profile: C
Nut Width: 44.95mm
Fingerboard Material: Rosewood
Scale Length: 628.65mm
Number of Frets: 19
Nut Material: Bone
Inlays: Mother of Pearl Parallelograms
Bridge: Rosewood; Belly Down, Open Slot
Tuners: Open Back, Cream Button
Hardware Plating: Aged Nickel
Case: Period Correct Hardshell Case